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2017 ASEAN-Korea Youth Short Film Festival

2017 ASEAN-Korea Youth Short Film Festival 
Program Duration: 28 October 2017 in Seoul, Korea
Deadline: 24 September 2017

The Centre, in cooperation with the ASEAN Secretariat, the ASEAN Foundation, and the ASEANYouth Network in Korea, will organize the 2017 ASEAN-Korea Youth Short Film Festival on 28 October 2017 in Seoul,Korea. Under the theme of Enhancing Mutual Understanding, Creating Harmony, this Film Festival aims to nurture the talent of young ASEAN and Korean filmmakers through competition. The target participants of the competition are ASEAN and Koreanyouth under the age of 35.

In this regard, we would like to invite students and young filmmakers from your university to join the said Festival. This is a very exciting program as the Grand Prix winner, if coming from ASEAN, will be given a roundtrip ticket to Seoul, 3days/2nights accommodation, and 500 USD. Big prizes will also be given away to other winners. Attached here are the Festival’s concept note, poster, application form and consent form for your reference.


  • To raise the awareness of the ASEAN among the general public by film showing
  • To nurture the talent of young ASEAN and Korean filmmakers through competitio

ASEAN-Korea Centre, the ASEAN Secretariat, the ASEAN Foundation, and the ASEAN Youth Network in Korea will organize the event.

Enhancing Mutual Understanding, Creating Harmony 

ASEAN and Korean youth under the age of 35 are the target participants of the film competition. For the film showing, everyone is invited to come.

English is the main language. Languages in ASEAN and Korea may be used but English subtitles must be provided.


  • Screening and competition of films
  • Awarding of outstanding film entries
  • Screening of ASEAN videos


  • Film Eligibility:
  1. Genre: Any
  2. Theme: Enhancing Mutual Understanding, Creating Harmony
  3. Length: Maximum of 7 minutes
  4. Format: MP4
  5. Films publicly screened anywhere will not be accepted.
  6. Films made before November 2016 will not be accepted.
  7. Securing the copyrights of any material used in the film is the sole responsibility of the participants.
  •  Requirements:
  1. Application form (available at
  2. Consent form (available at
  3. Film entry (in MP4)
  4. Film poster (in JPG or PDF)


  1. Upload the requirements on an online cloud storage (e.g. Google drive). Share the link with  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
  2. Submission Period: 1 August to 24 September 2017.


  1. Story Flow and Relevance to the Theme
  2. Creativity and Originality 
  3. Screenplay and Actor(s) Performances 
  4. Technicalities: Camera/Sound/Lighting/Editing 
  5. Overall Impression

Only finalists will be notified through email on 5 October 2017.


  1. Grand Prix: 2,000,000 won (or equivalent) and certificate if the winner is based in Korea. Roundtrip ticket, accommodation (3days/2nights), 500 USD, and certificate if the winner is based in ASEAN.
  2. Gold Film Award: 1,500,000 (or equivalent) and certificate
  3. Silver Film Award: 1,000,000 won (or equivalent) and certificate
  4. Bronze Film Awards (2 films): 700,000 won and certificate
  5. People’s Choice Award*: 500,000 won (or equivalent)

*A Facebook/Youtube event will be held where the video with the most number of likes will receive the People’s Choice Award.


  1. Date: 28 October 2017
  2. Venue: Seoul Global Culture Center

For more information on the program, you may click here or you can contact directly to:
Monica DULOS
Program Officer | Information and Data Unit
E-mail:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: +82 2 2287-1148 l Fax: +82 2 2287-1160
8th fl., 124 Sejong-daero, Junggu, Seoul 100-750
Republic of Korea



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