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, the 2021 FILMART was the second edition held online from 15-18 March.
EFP welcomed 29 European sales companies from 9 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 new titles from this year's Berlinale such as Maria Schrader's tragicomedy and competition title I'm Your Man (Germany, Beta Cinema), starring fresh silver bear winner Maren Eggert, or Azor by Andreas Fontana (Switzerland, France, Argentina, Be for Films), which premiered in the Encounters section.
These 29 sales companies present their latest films at FILMART Hong Kong. Long-term supporter German Films (Festival Highlights here) participated for the first time.
To warm up for business at FILMART, EFP and UniFrance organised for a second time an online preview event for 23 sellers from Europe to present fresh films from Europe to more than 40 Asian buyers on 11 March.
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 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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