This year, AIFFA is pleased to announce a collaboration with Southeast Asian Audio-Visual Association (SAAVA) for a one-day speed pitching platform for writers, directors and producers to meet with regional film investors. The platform allows filmmakers direct access to funders and financing. In addition, filmmakers will gain direct insights into how the film business works in ASEAN and internationally.
This session will include discussions by producers on the intricacies of international and regional co-production work and on ways to create meaningful relationships between film professionals across ASEAN.
Kuala Lumpur, 17th March 2017 - The ASEAN International Film Festival & Awards 2017 (AIFFA) returns with more publicity for local, ASEAN and International film celebrities to converge in Kuching from 4 – 6 May 2017. The AIFFA 2017 edition celebrates ASEAN’s golden anniversary by highlighting the best creative film talents in Malaysia and within the 600 million ASEAN population.
The AIFFA 2017 Kuala Lumpur roadshow launch was officiated by YB Datuk Lee Kim Shin, Assistant Minister of Tourism, Sarawak representing YAB Datuk Amar Abang Abdul Rahman Zohari Tun Abang Haji Openg, the Chief Minister of Sarawak. The KL Launch was held at Taylor’s University Lakeside Campus today.