SIFF YOUNG OVERVIEW
Spotlight New Force of Film Industry, Foster Young Filmmakers’ Growth
SIFF YOUNG ls a long-term support mechanism guided by the Shanghai Municipal Film Bureau. Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) has long been concerned with the growth and development of young filmmakers. SIFF YOUNG drawing on the platform influence of SIFF, will seek and support a group of talented Chinese young filmmakers, introduce them to overseas mainstream film festivals, and offer them chances to show themselves through industrial exchanges and resource sharing. Also, relying on the official promotion platform and media promotion resources at home and abroad of SIFF it will promote and support their following works, to unveil the new look of film creation in China to the international market.
In the year of 2022, with a series of influential talent support policies in place, SIFF YOUNG will help Shanghai improve the ecosystem of filmmaker training and development, strengthen connection between upstream industries for filmmaking and promote the development of a global film and TV production center with "talent + industry" as the driving force during the "14th Five-Year Plan" period.