Production Support of Scary Short Films

This program, which was launched by BIFAN and UNESCO Creative City Bucheon in 2020, is one that provides production support to short film projects about scary tales. A total of 240 screenplays were submitted in May, when a call for submissions was issued. The final selections, which will have gone through a preliminary and main round of judging, will be announced at an awards ceremony in July at BIFAN. The 9 short films that received production support last year will be screened at a theater during BIFAN 2021.

Application Period May 3(Mon) - May 23(Sun), 2021
Eligibility Original screenplays
Scale of Support KRW 100 million in total, post-production mentoring sessions

Announcement of final results: July 5 (Mon.) / awards ceremony: July 14 (Wed.)

Jury Members NA Wonjeong (JoongAng Ilbo, reporter), PARK Kwansoo (Kirin Prouctions, CEO/producer), YU Eunjeong (director),
JIN Myeongheon (Movement, CEO), HA Giho (director), HONG Yiyeonjung (producer)
Hosted By Bucheon (UNESCO Creative City)
Presented By Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival
Sponsored By Korean Film Council, Gyeonggi Province, Gyeonggi Contents Agency