Platform BUSAN

Platform BUSAN aims to welcome new and emerging independent filmmakers in Asia to Busan providing an opportunity of global networking.

Emerging independent filmmakers based in Asia who have participated in more than one short film and less than three feature films as main staff may apply.

*All programs in Platform BUSAN are conducted in English.

How to Apply
Submit 3 documents; Application Form, Recommendation Form, Supporting Documents by e-mail to
Benefits for Participants
A complimentary accreditation of Platform BUSAN allowing access to Platform BUSAN’s exclusive events and gatherings
  • Tickets to access up to 4 different films a day
  • Access to guest exclusive ticket desk
  • Complimentary guest package
  • Access to the Asian Contents & Film Market (ACFM) (Excluding access to the Market Screenings, Market Shuttle, Video Room, and invitation-only Receptions)
  • A former participant can join Platform BUSAN up to two times including the number of previous participation.
  • All Platform BUSAN programs are offered in English only.
  • Other badge holders are prohibited from applying for Platform BUSAN.
  • Subject to seat availability, other badge holders may participate in Platform BUSAN programs during the festival.
    If an approved applicant fails to attend Platform BUSAN 2022 without notification, he or she may be at a disadvantage in participating future Platform BUSAN.
  • Complimentary flight tickets and accommodation are NOT provided.
Full details are to be announced soon.