The Southeast Asian Film Financing Forum (“SAFF”) is an annual summit that brings together the best feature film concepts from Asia and Europe, to meet with international co-producing partners, festival programmers, distributors, commissioners, and financiers.

This year up to 15 projects will be selected by the panel to be featured at the SAFF Project Market. Selected projects will stand a chance to win prizes at the end of the SAFF Project Market Closing Ceremony.

In partnership with

SAAVA  TTB

For enquiries, please email screensingapore@reedexpo.com.sg

KEY DATES

  • July 2017: Call for project submission opens
  • 20 August 2017: Project submission closes
  • 30 September 2017: Announcement of the shortlisted Projects
  • 1 December 2017: Prize give-away to the top 5 Projects at ScreenSingapore

ELIGIBILITY

  • Fiction / Documentary / Animation projects with a minimum length of 70 minutes
  • Applicant can be the project’s Writer, Director, or Producer
  • While this is open to international applicants, all projects submitted must contain a Southeast Asian element in one or more of the following significant creative roles:
    • Lead (Majority) Producers from Southeast Asian nationality
    • Director and/or Writer from Southeast Asian nationality
    • Shooting location of Production
    • Overall thematic thrust of the Project (involving Southeast Asian lead characters or involving uniquely Southeast Asian issues etc.)
  • Screenplay not required, just a treatment (3-5 pages)
  • Project submitted may not be in a late stage of production at the time of application, and must not yet be fully financed

2016 - TOP 15 FINALIST PROJECTS



The selected 15 projects will be featured at the Southeast Asian Film Financing (SAFF) Project Market to meet potential co-producers, financiers, sales agents, commissioners and programmers.

Download Catalogue here

ANG MAHIKERO (THE MAGICIAN)
Singapore | Fiction/ Coming of Age

Producer: Larry Castillo
Director: Philip Giordano
DEVOTED
Malaysia | Thriller

Producer: Iman Corinne Adrienne, Damon Chua
Director: Tony Pietra Arjuna
Malaysia: Country of Focus
DIWATA
The Philippines | Fantasy/Adventure/ Comedy

Producer: Reena Cortez, Vanessa Ulgado
Director: Angcoy Crisologo
HIDDEN
Cambodia | Historical Thriller

Producer: Kulikar Sotho
Director: Sothea Chhin
MAMAFIA
Vietnam | Drama/ Comedy

Producer: Hang Trinh
NEOMANILA
The Philippines | Drama/ Suspense

Producer: Pamela L. Reyes
Director: Mikhail Red
RICKY BOY THE WONDER BOY
The Philippines | Coming of Age/ RomCom/ Fantasy

Producer: Daphne Chiu
Director: Victor Villanueva
SAMA LAUT
Malaysian | Drama

Producer: Siti Marzuliana Marzuki, Zuliana Ismail
Director: Madnor Kassim
Malaysia: Country of Focus
SIAM
Thailand | Historical Drama

Producer: Tom Waller, Katrina Grose
Director: Tom Waller
TERBALIK
Malaysia | Suspense/ Thriller

Producer: Bea Tanaka, Tan Chooi Bea
Director: Yasu Tanaka
Malaysia: Country of Focus
THE CAT AND THE FISH
Indonesia | Fantasy/ Adventure/ Action

Producer: Sabrang Mowo Damar Panuluh,
Dewi Umaya Rachman, Allen Jordan
Director: Agung Sentausa
THE FLYING TIGER
Malaysia | WW2/ Action/ Adventure

Producer: Abd Samad Hassan
Director: Naeim Ghalili
Malaysia: Country of Focus
THE VIOLIN
Singapore | Animated Drama/ Fantasy

Producer: Ervin Han, Bernard Toh
Director: Ervin Han
THE WAVE
Malaysia | Drama

Producer: Christopher Weatherspoon
Director: Jose Wei Ping Leong
Malaysia: Country of Focus
THE WILDERNESS
Vietnam | Drama/ Coming of Age

Producer: Bao Nguyen, Lucas Ochoa
Director: Bao Nguyen


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