Final Report

Overview

Busan International Film Festival Period
Oct 5th (Wed) - Oct 14th (Fri), 2022
Screening Venues
30 screens in 7 theaters
Busan Cinema Center, CGV Centum City, LOTTE CINEMA Centum City, Sohyang Theatre, KOFIC Theater, LOTTE CINEMA Daeyoung (Community BIFF), BNK Busan Bank Art Cinema (Community BIFF)
Selections
  • Official Selection: 242 films from 71 countries
  • World + International Premiere: 101 films
    - World Premiere: 88 films
    - International Premiere: 13 films
  • Community BIFF & BIFF Everywhere: 161 films (Excluding duplicates)

Total Attendance

  • Film Festival: 161,145 (Occupied seats: approximately 74%)
  • Community BIFF: 17,166
  • BIFF Everywhere: 11,002

Program Events

  • 11 Open Talk
  • 9 Outdoor Greeting
  • 2 Special Talk
  • 4 Actors’ House
  • 2 Master Class
  • 5 Talk-to-Talk
  • 1 Handprinting Ceremony
  • 3 Short Film, Long Chat
  • 16 mentors for Cinema Together
  • 304 Guest Visits (301 on-site GVs / 3 online & on-site GVs)

Asian Contents & Film Market Summary

  • Market Badges: A total of 49 countries, 1,102 companies, 2,465 badge holders (55 countries, 853 companies, and 1,479 holders in 2021)
  • Sales Booths: A total of 22 countries, 272 companies, 72 sales booths
  • Asian Project Market (APM) Meetings: 705
  • Busan Story Market Meetings: 1,027
  • Platform BUSAN Participants: A total of 25 countries, 165 participants

Busan International Film Festival Guests

Total Participants Domestic Festival Guests International Festival Guests Domestic ACFM Guests International ACFM Guests Cinephile Guests
7,542 3,189 752 1,523 942 1,136

※ Excluding visitors & press members