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30 Jun 2018

FLY2018 - call for applications from ASEAN and Korea for film incubator workshop


Call for applications from aspiring young film talents from the 10 ASEAN countries + Korea for the next ASEAN-ROK Film Leaders Incubator FLY2018, an intensive annual filmmaking workshop which will be held this year in Singapore, November 21 - December 4.

FLY2018 (hereinafter FLY2018), an ASEAN-ROK Co-operation Project and a filmmaking workshop co-organized by Busan Film Commission - Busan Asian Film School (AFiS), Singapore Film Commission, Singapore International Film Festival and Asian Film Commissions Network (AFCNet), calls for applications.

FLY2018 seeks to nurture the future leaders of Asian film industry by discovering young, aspiring film talents from the 10 ASEAN countries and Korea, as well as to establish a stable filmmaking infrastructure in the region, which can contribute to future productions of diverse films in Asia. Anyone interested and passionate in filmmaking is sincerely welcome to apply.

Workshop Program

ASEAN-ROK Film Leaders Incubator: FLY is an annual filmmaking workshop aiming to discover young aspiring film talents from Asia. In FLY2018, 22 trainees will produce 2 shorts films from November 21 to December 4 in Singapore together with online pre-production from September 10 to November 16. Curriculum also includes special lecture, screenings with instructors followed by Q&A session, and small-group mentoring. To all the selected trainees, airfare, accommodation, meals and all types of education courses will be provided.


Applicants need to be from one of the 10 ASEAN member nations (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, The Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam) or Republic of Korea and born between 1993-2002. To be a trainee, being fluent in English and experience in making at least 2 short films, documentaries and/or other video works are required.

How to Apply

Applicants need to submit application form and supporting materials via email to each different organization depending on their nationalities from June 1 to 30. The contact address of each organization can be found at FLY website: http://www.filmleadersincubator.asia

Application Deadline: 30 June 2018

Check website carefully  for how to apply - you send the relevant info to your own designated country organisation. Two participants per eligible country to be selected.