China and Hollywood Converge for Third Annual UCFTI Expo
Commencing a program to accept pitches year-round, UCFTI Association will host the inaugural Film Funding Showcase on November 4th, during the 3rd Annual UCFTI Expo at Regal Cinemas LA Live.
With the rise of new technologies and viewing platforms and an increasingly international marketplace, the demand for content worldwide has never been greater. And with the Chinese film industry enterting a new stage as a global content creating powerhouse, forecasting predicts China will surpass North America in box office by 2017.
Chinese film investment into Hollywood and the worldwide entertainment industry is only beginning. UCFTI has initiated the UCFTI Film Funding Showcase to provide filmmakers and creators a platform to develop even more great content.
The UCFTI Film Funding Showcase aims to draw the pitching parties, investors, and production professionals together to promote mutually beneficial collaboration between China and the world film market for China-international co-productions.
1) Creators (producers, screenwriters, directors, etc.): Please submit a logline and 3 - 5 page synopsis through the form below.
2) UCFTI will contact selected applicants with requests for further materials, such as a 5-page treatment, video clips, and any other available supplementary materials.
3) Selected applicants will be invited to pitch to producers in person. UCFTI will issue a Letter of Intent (LOI) to projects selected through the evaluation procedure.