Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) 2017 Awards:
The awards of SIFF include Golden Goblet Award for selecting international films and Asian New Talent Award. Celebrities in the international film industry were invited to form the jury to select films entries. The Jury Presidents are as follows: Gong Li, Tom Hooper, Luc Besson, Wong Kar-wai, Danny Boyle, Barry Levinson, Oliver Stone and so on.
The main competition, Golden Goblet Award for selecting international films, reflects that SIFF is a professional, authoritative and influential film festival. Best Documentary and Best Animation were newly introduced this year. Asian New Talent Award aims at discovering and introducing new Asian young people in the film industry, and facilitating creation in Asian films. This year, the appraise system will be upgraded fully from selection to nomination.
Film Mart of SIFF is the most professional film trading platform in China, which has attracted important film production, distribution firms at home and abroad, and hundreds of international buyers to trade each year. Excellent exhibitors at home and abroad cover television investment and financing, production, post-production, special effects, visual effects, distribution, marketing, law works, games and other fields, showing a diversified market pattern.
Film Panorama of SIFF creates unique multiple viewing platforms with “Tribute to Masters,” “SIFF Highlights,” “Gala Screening,” “Week of Jackie Chan’s Action Films,” “Focus China,” “Revisit Classics,” “Multi-perspective,” “4K Restored Classic Film Panorama,” “Global Village” and others this year. With films of different styles, Film Panorama of SIFF provides an exhibition and exchange platform for global filmmakers and a window for the public and media to understand the world film trends.
Adhering to the aim of “Chinese Road and World Value,” Film Forum of SIFF which provides professional services for the film industry is the most characteristic and influential industrial exchange platform in the international film festival.
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