Submission Guide

Official Selection Film submission for the official program of the 29th Busan International Film Festival. The film must have been completed no earlier than October 2023, and should be completed no later than September 2024. Deadline
- Short Films
19 June 2024
- Feature Films
17 July 2024
Asian Film Academy
CHANEL X BIFF Asian Film Academy will select 24 emerging filmmakers from different Asian countries to participate in the program that includes short film production, workshops, mentoring and masterclasses. The completed short films by the fellows will be officially screened at the Busan International Film Festival. Application Dates
4 March – 12 April 2024
Asian Cinema Fund
ACF supports Asian independent filmmakers in making feature-length fiction films and documentaries to provide a stable production environment. Application Dates
- Script Development Fund
26 February – 20 March 2024
- Post-Production Fund
25 March – 15 April 2024
- Asian Network of Documentary (AND) Fund
25 March – 15 April 2024
Asian Project Market

APM has established itself as the biggest and most significant project market in Asia aiming to introduce new and promising film projects. APM provides directors and producers with opportunities to meet co-producers and financiers.

Application Dates
2 May – 31 May 2024
Platform BUSAN
Platform BUSAN seeks to create opportunities for Asian independent filmmakers’ growth through networking. Filmmakers and professionals based in Asian independent film industry are eligible to register. Application Dates
July 2024