SEAFIC ANNOUNCEMENT

 

Rescheduling of SEAFIC Dates and Submission Deadline

We apologize in advance, but due to administrative reasons, SEAFIC shall be changing its dates for its 2nd edition. As such, the deadline for the 2nd edition of SEAFIC shall no longer be on August 1st, 2017. Instead, the new deadline is 3 months later, on November 1st, 2017. Likewise, the dates for the three main sessions of SEAFIC shall be shifted accordingly:

Nov 1, 2017                             New application submission deadline
Late Jan / Early Feb 2018       Five SEAFIC projects selected
Feb 24 - Mar 3, 2018              1st SEAFIC session, Chiang Mai
Early Jul                                  2nd SEAFIC session, Chiang Mai
Late Oct / Early Nov               SEAFIC Open House

We sincerely regret this sudden change in our schedule, and hope that this does not affect prospective applicants’ schedules. Please rest assured that this change in scheduling will not affect SEAFIC’s program. Do contact us at info@seaficlab.com should you have any concerns or inquiries. Thank you very much for your understanding.


An intensive script lab for Southeast Asian filmmakers.

OUR MISSION

SEAFIC aims to strengthen the quality of feature-length films from Southeast Asian filmmakers by developing and advancing their scripts.


FIRST SESSION
FEB 24 - MAR 3, 2018

Chiang Mai, Thailand

SECOND SESSION
EARLY JULY 2018

Chiang Mai, Thailand

THIRD SESSION
LATE OCTOBER 2018

Bangkok, Thailand


3 SESSIONS IN 8 MONTHS

Each year, SEAFIC shall select five 1st, 2nd, and 3rd-time filmmakers with work-in-progress scripts to work with our veteran script consultant for 8 months to develop and refine their screenplays. Participants shall attend three sessions in Thailand. The sessions are conducted in English.

During the final session in Bangkok, the participants shall give a 5-minute pitch of their project to the 3-person award jury who will then award one project a prize of US$15,000.

The five projects selected for SEAFIC shall automatically be enrolled in SEAFIC x PAS, Produire au Sud's Southeast Asia workshop. The five producers of the same projects shall attend the first session in Chiang Mai and SEAFIC's final pitching session in Bangkok.