Back to Normal Selection for Second Virtual Edition of Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum
Twenty-nine projects from across Asia have been selected to take part in March’s Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF), which will go virtual for the second time. Scheduled to take place March …
is also shortlisted.Six Hong Kong projects include “Her Lullaby,” a drama feature on motherhood, by Oliver Chan (“Still Human”). Veteran media executive Bud-ming’s directorial debut “The Way We AD,” a documentary chronicling Hong Kong’s advertising industry produced by Teresa Kwong (“Suk Suk”), and drama “HERs” by television commercial and music video director Susie Au, are among other highlights.
“Birthmark,” a drama directed by Aditya Vikram Sengupta (“Labour Of Love”), and comedy-drama “The Catch,” the feature directorial debut of Rishi Chandna produced by Dina Dattani (“Hotel Salvation”), are among the six Indian projects chosen for this year’s HAF. Afghanistan and Spain co-production “The Forgotten History” directed by Roya Sadat is also on the shortlist.Read more: Variety »
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