Headlines From China: Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum(HAF) Announces 2021 Line-Up

Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum(HAF) Announces 2021 Line-Up

The Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum, the leading film project market in Asia, has recently announced a line-up of 29 projects for its 2021 edition. This diverse line-up includes projects from established directors and producers in Asia such as Hur Jin-Ho(South Korea), Naomi Kawase(Japan) and Ning Hao(China), and emerging filmmakers such as Aditya Vikram Sengupta(India) and Roya Sadat(Afghan), along with nine first-time feature directors. According to the announcement, this year’s HAF will take place online between March 15-17, coinciding with Filmart Online, which runs between March 15-18. Read more ScreenDaily

Dissecting Fashion’s Love Affair With Gaming

For many of us, social media has turned our virtual selves into the protagonists of our lives, and this practice has only deepened as online interaction became the predominant method of communication over the past year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Whether through Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, or WeChat, the world has grown accustomed to seeing people presented virtually, and therefore fashion — an industry built upon personalization and expressions of individuality through style — has naturally moved further into exploring digital realms, including the force that is gaming. Read more Content Commerce Insider