Austin Asian Film Festival | Texas Film Commission | Office of the Texas Governor | Greg Abbott
Cinema enthusiasts come to watch the carefully curated programming to experience slices of life from countries like India, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Burma, Singapore, Malaysia and Bhutan. There is interaction with the filmmakers in attendance who are our real stars. The format that is easiest to work with is a Blu Ray. It is what we will expect or a DCP. There are exceptions if you are submitting a short film. We are looking for particular deliverables in terms of publicity material - which will be shared once the film is selected. We were happy and humbled that our short film about a queer Sri Lankan Tamil woman was included in the program about the history there.
Initially, AFF was called the Heart of Film Screenwriters Conference and functioned to launch the careers of screenwriters , who historically have been underrepresented within the film industry. The Conference was the first event of its kind, bringing professional and amateur screenwriters together to celebrate the role of screenplays in filmmaking and host conversations focusing on craft and on particular films and television series. In addition, the Screenplay Competition receives more entries than any other competition in the world.
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