FILMART, Hong Kong13 – 16 March 2023

Since 2011, EFP has been running EUROPE! UMBRELLAs for world sales companies from Europe and EFP members at Hong Kong's renowned and well-established FILMART. After three online editions due to the Corona Pandemic, FILMART is back for a physical market with EFP's Europe! Umbrella onsite. FILMART is one of the most important audiovisual trade fairs in Hong Kong, and Asia one of key destinations for the export of European films.

what we do

EFP highlights and promotes the European presence under one roof; To warm up for business at FILMART, EFP and Unifrance organise an online preview event for sellers from Europe to present fresh European films to more than 40 Asian buyers on 10 March. 18 companies took part, and 11 of the promoted titles were sold to territories outside of Europe as of June 2022.

>> ready for distribution in asia

In 2022, EFP welcomed 25 European sales companies from 8 European countries to present their latest films at one of Asia's most important film markets. Discover topics and films from throughout Europe like some hot titles from Berlinale 2022 such as Ulrich Seidl's competition title Rimini (Austria/ Coproduction Office), or Beautiful Beings by Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson (Iceland, Denmark, Sweden, The Netherlands, Czech Republic/ New Europe Film Sales), which premiered in the Panorama section and was awarded the Europa Cinemas Label in Berlin.

>> discover topics and films




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Markéta Santrochová
Czech Film Center

°efp Managing Director 
Sonja Heinen

Panatom Corporate Communication

Andrea Dittler