Ties That Bind 2017

Experienced feature film producers from Asia (Japan, Korea, China incl. Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan, Mongolia, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines and Indonesia) and Europe (European Union and the countries mentioned in the following document as eligible to apply for the MEDIA SUB-programme: http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/sites/eacea-site/files/27092016-eligible-countries_en.pdf) wishing to work on an international scale and to create long term creative and business relationships between Europe and Asia.

Related European film professionals (e.g. sales agents, distributors, festival and market representatives, financiers) or European producers without project and wishing to work on an international scale and to create long term creative and business relationships with Asia.

TIES THAT BIND is the leading training programme for European-Asian co-production. The participants work with top-notch industry professionals from both continents during the two workshops. Amongst a range of issues, sessions will focus on script development, co-production between Asia and Europe, financing in the two regions, marketing and distribution, and the legal aspects of co-production. They will also meet leading Asian and European sales agents, funders and potential co-producers during the Southeast Asian Film Financing (SAFF) Forum.