7-10 OCTOBER 2023
Asian Project Market

2023 Guideline

2023 Guideline
Event Date 7 – 10 October 2023
Deadline for Submission 31 May 2023, 23:59 (KST/GMT+9)
  • ※Any applications submitted after the deadline will NOT be accepted.
Eligibility Asian feature-length fiction film project (in script development, pre-production, production or post-production stage)
  • - Project which is supposed to be completed before the APM 2023 is not eligible.
  • - Only those projects not fully financed are eligible.
  • - Director and producer should be attached.
  • - Director of the project must have an experience in directing at least one short or feature film before.
  • - Producer of the project must have an experience in producing at least one feature film before.
Online Submission Fill out the APM online application form in English.
  • Submit an online link of director's previous work.
  • ※In case of having difficulties to access the application page, please contact APM.
Required Materials (Details of Online Application)
Logline ※ a maximum of 3 sentences
Synopsis ※ Up to 400 words in full sentences
Director's Statement ※ Up to 300 words in full sentences
Producer’s Statement ※ Up to 300 words in full sentences including financial plan
Production Schedule Sample
Director's Profile
Producers and Production Company's Profiles
  • ※5 to 8 pages
  • ※It should be a summary of script wrote in sentences.
  • ※Project pitching materials are not acceptable.
Director’s previous work
  • ※Online link is only acceptable.
  • ※English subtitle is required for non-English work.
  • ※In case of in production or post-production’s projects, rough cut or first cut is acceptable.
Benefits for Selected Projects
Representatives (a director & a producer) of the project will be officially invited to APM.
Selected projects will be provided one-on-one meetings with film industry professionals.
Selected projects will automatically be nominated for APM awards.
Obligations of Selected Projects
At least 1 representative of selected project must to attend the APM.
Project representatives are obliged to attend business meetings arranged by APM.
Once a project wins any of the APM awards, the project should put the logos of Busan IFF and APM in the opening credits.
Attn.   Asian Project Market (APM)
Address.   3rd Floor, BIFF HILL, Busan Cinema Center, 120, Suyeonggangbyeon-daero, Haeundae-Gu, Busan 48058, Korea
Tel.    +82 51 709 2235
E-mail    apm@biff.kr