Fox Chinese Film Development Award to go to screenplay
TAIPEI — The Hong Kong Asia Film Finance Forum (HAF) has linked up with Fox International Productions to fund an annual award aimed at helping a Chinese-language film project.
The Fox Chinese Film Development Award goes to the best Chinese-language screenplay, and includes a cash grant of HK$100,000 ($12,900), plus a first-look deal with Fox International Productions, the organizers announced at Cannes.
The call for entries is open until Oct. 30. Five projects will be short-listed and the winner will be announced at the 10th HAF awards ceremony in March 2012 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center.