Hong Kong: FILMART in March
The 19th edition of the Hong Kong International Film and TV Market (FILMART) will be held from 23 to 26 March 2015 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Last year 770 exhibitors from 32 countries and some 6,700 attendees from more than 50 countries around the world were present. This annual event is organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC).
Main participating countries this year will be China, Japan, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam and visitors are expected from emerging markets such as Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Russia, South Africa, Spain and United Arab Emirates.
FILMART has lined up more than 70 special events dedicated to facilitating industry networking, including seminars, press conferences, cocktail receptions, premieres, parties and award presentations.
Parallel with FILMART, the ninth edition of TV World will introduce various events such as TV screenings, an international forum and networking activities. This trade platform for television and broadcasting professionals is meant to enhance their competitiveness and explore new business opportunities in the region. The theme of this year’s international forum is “The Rise of TV Streaming.”