UK projects supported by EFP at Busan 2019

Promoting European films and its talent to Asia's unique public and growing industry is one of the pioneering initiatives of EFP (European Film Promotion), whose activities - both inside and outside of Europe - are supported through Creative Europe's Access to Markets scheme. 

Each year at the Busan International Film Festival (3-12 October 2019), European filmmakers are welcomed to the event to present their films and connect with key Asian and international industry players.

Two UK films are among this year's selection for EUROPE! goes Busan. They are:

  • Rialto, directed by Peter Mackie Burns
  • Calm With Horses, directed by Nick Rowland

Several European films that have received MEDIA funding are also in the line-up, including:

See the full list of films to be presented at Busan on the EFP website.

EFP also operates EUROPE! UMBRELLAS for a joint European presence at key international markets outside of Europe. The prominent stands serve as central meeting points providing the European film industry with space to network and conduct business. UK sales agents present at the Umbrella at the Asian Film Market are:

  • Bankside Films
  • Film Constellation
  • WestEnd Films

Image: Calm With Horses, courtesy of Altitude Film Entertainment