International Council for Film,Television
and Audiovisual Communication (ICFT)



Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF)



Location: Shanghai, China
Founding year: 1993

SIFF is China¡¯s only non-specialized competitive international film festival accredited by FIAPF. Every June, the Shanghai International Film Festival is a must-see event for filmmakers and has enhanced its reputation for presenting a multicultural film fair.
SIFF devotes itself to building up an international platform with four main programs including Competition, SIFF Mart, SIFFORUM, and International Film Panorama. Its aim is to promote the development of China¡¯s film industry and enhance cooperation with the rest of the world.
The competition section includes the prestigious Golden Goblet Award, Asian New Talent Award and MOBILE SIFF award for international shorts. All invite film veterans to join the jury panel.
SIFF Project, promoted by the Organizing Committee of SIFF, is a project market designed for world filmmakers to develop and finance upcoming film projects. Emerging various resources of Shanghai International Film Festival, SIFF Project supports new talents and original creations, and at the same time, bridges collaborations between filmmakers and investors and distributors, bringing to fore international opportunities.