Since 2011, EFP has been running EUROPE! UMBRELLAs for world sales companies and EFP members at Hong Kong's renowned and well-established FILMART. Due to the Corona Pandemic, since 2020, FILMART is held online.
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.
Long-term supporter German Films and these 25 sales companies present their latest films at FILMART Hong Kong:
To warm up for business at FILMART, EFP and Unifrance organised an online preview event for 18 sellers from Europe to present fresh European films to more than 40 Asian buyers on 10 March. 11 of the promoted titles were sold to territories outside of Europe as of June 2022.
EFP highlights and promotes the European presence under one roof, complementing its promotional activities via targeted mailings to professionals in Asia as well as social media campaigns. FILMART is one of the most important audiovisual trade fair in Hong Kong and Asia one of key destinations for the export of European films.
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