[NEWS RELEASE] Submissions to the 2017 Vancouver Golden Panda International Film Festival (GPIFF) are now open
Vancouver, BC – Submissions to the 2017 Vancouver Golden Panda International Film Festival (GPIFF) are now open. Global filmmakers are welcome to submit their works to the festival. Official selections for this year’s festival will enter the public screening held at Vancouver’s Vancity Theatre in Dec., 2017.
Submissions Page: http://gpiff.com/submit/
The Early Bird Deadline is July 21, 2017 and Regular Deadline is September 10, 2017
FEATURE FILM (40mins +)
SHORT FILM (40mins and under)
Best Short Film
Best Director for Short Film
Best Screenplay for Short
SPECIAL CATEGORIES (No time-length limit)
Best Animated Film
Best Humanistic Vision
Special Jury Recommendation
Best Visual Effects
Rising Star Award
GPIFF 2017 Jury:
Led by Jiang Ping, director and current vice chairman and general manager of China Film Co., the distribution unit of China’s largest and most influential film enterprise, China Film Group Corporation, this year’s GPIFF welcomes acclaimed filmmakers from across the world to join the GPIFF 2017 Jury panel, including Stephen Nemeth, U.S. independent film producer, head of Rhino Films, three-time Sundance Award winner, one-time Academy Award nominee and legendary Chinese director and producer Ng See-yuen who is known for his role in promoting Hong Kong action film.
More information about the Jury members, please visit: http://gpiff.com/festival/gpiff-2017-jury/
Vancouver Golden Panda International Film Festival (GPIFF) was founded in June 2013. A registered non-profit organization, GPIFF aims to discover and support emerging filmmakers worldwide and build a hub where professionals can exchange experiences and insights regarding today’s global film industry.
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