Notice for Cancellation of the Press Accreditation
On September 11th 4:30 pm (KST), the board of Busan International Film Festival concluded to postpone the festival by 2weeks and to downsize significantly.
For the safety reason in the midst COVID-19, all outdoor events are cancelled, including the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Outdoor Greeting, and Open Talk, in order to prevent crowds from gathering. There will be no international guest invited to the festival, nor will there be any receptions or parties. Press center and lounges for press will also be closed.
The Busan International Film Festival will only screen films at Busan Cinema Center this year while Asian Contents & Film Market, Asian Project Market, BIFF Forum and Asian Film Awards will be held online.
Therefore, all festival badges including the press accreditation will be closed this year.
As the above information has been decided on the 11th (Fri), we apologize for not being able to immediately announce the new guideline for the festival coverage.
New press guideline will be announced shortly on the official website of Busan International Film Festival and by email in response to downsizing the festival.
If you have further questions, please contact Public Relations Team