Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival


The 12th NAFF(Network of Asian Fantastic Films) Fantastic Film School, a training program for genre film professionals is now seeking the emerging filmmakers from all over the Asian territories.

In 2008 for its first edition, expert action choreographers from Korea, Japan, Thailand and Hong Kong offered know-how’s from their own respective backgrounds, while the second year presented an in-depth, ‘sci-fi story workshop’ by one of the best American sci-fi fiction writer Ted Chiang. In 2010, ‘Swiss Design in Hollywood,’ an exhibition and master class program organized by renowned film historian Patrick J. Gyger and featuring in-depth class on Hero Painting Process used in movies and game production by an acclaimed art director and conceptual artist Christian L. Scheurer thrilled the participants with their wizardry and style. Moreover, ‘Asian Producers' Lab’ in 2011 focused on new media, transmedia, micro-budget filmmaking and alternative distribution. Entitled with Asian Filmmakers Lab since 2012, Fantastic Film School has provided filmmaking know-how from renowned experts of the international film industry; FFS focuses on the core process of filmmaking reflecting the rapid change in current genre filmmaking trends.

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NAFF Fantastic Film School Schedule

NAFF Fantastic Film School Schedule
Submission Deadline 19 April 2019
Video Interview End of April 2019
(To be confirmed)
Announcement of Participants 22 May 2019
NAFF Fantastic Film School 27 June - 4 July 2019

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Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival

B.I.G(BIFAN Industry Gathering)

NAFF Fantastic Film School

  • Phone : +82-82-327-6313(x144)
  • E-mail : naff@bifan.kr