The 2nd Hainan Island International Film Festival will launch the H!Market for the first time. It will become the standing section of the film festival together with the competition, screening and H!Action project market, and strive to further improve the market industrial system, so as to create a brand platform for the whole industrial chain.
H!Market is committed to creating a comprehensive and effective international industrial platform. How to bring international high-quality industrial resources and local resources together is the core of our exploration. H!Market aims to become a new stopover in the international film market landscape, linking international markets to Asian markets.
「Professional and Complete」
Like many mature film markets in the world, the first H!Market takes market exhibitions, industry screenings and market activities as the basic framework，striving to match the international market structure in terms of resource layout, activity arrangement and even venue arrangement. Open up the entire industry chain, accurately match resources and optimize the overall experience of the festival in the most efficient way to create an “industry palace.”
The market exhibition can accommodate 150-200 booths and is planned to be divided into film comprehensive area, literature IP industry zone, international film commission zone, location and film base zone and other characteristic zones, striving to gather core resources and meet the standard requirements in the industry.
H!Market activities include market forums and industry activities. The form of the activity is not limited to industrial press conference, promotion meeting, cocktail parties and other forms. Market activities are open to industry cooperation, to help the development of industry personality.
「Whole Industrial Chain」
Now the online registration for H!Market is officially open for the global market, the first H!Market in a more tolerant attitude to meet industry new wave, in order to make publicity and distribution companies, marketing companies, sales agents，technology companies, industry related companies (investment and financing, education, law, cultural industry), film festivals, government agencies to join. We are looking forward to the addition of Internet content companies, literature copyright suppliers and shooting locations to enrich and complete the industrial structure in the new era and open up a new dimension of the film festival market. H!Market combines forums with industrial activities and market exhibitions, we are strongly welcome all sectors of the industry to work together with us to create a richer industrial mix.
「literature IP industry zone」
H!Market is committed to promoting new hotspots in the industry. The transformation of literary IP and diversified trading are one of the focuses of the first H!Market. The exhibition will set up a distinctive area to gather domestic literature IP hardcore heading enterprises and match diversified activities with film industry buyers.
「International Excellent Film Shooting Locations」
The characteristic activity of Hainan International Film Festival “scenic spot promotion exhibition” is incorporated into the market framework this year, and the mode of “exhibition zone + promotion conference” is used to gather shooting resources, so as to promote the in-depth cooperate and win-win development of film production.
「Master support, Industry navigation」
The first H!Market also hired Pascal Diot, founder and director of the Venice Film Festival Production Bridge, and the consultant of the Tokyo International Film Festival Film Market as our chief consultant. Pascal will work with the Hainan International Film Festival organizing committee to create a new film festival market experience.