Global University Film Awards (GUFA) 2020 The Hong Kong Baptist University Academy of Film will be hosting the Global University Film Awards (GUFA) 2020 from 4th to 6th November 2020.
Dubbed as the “University Oscars”, GUFA has received 2,503 submissions from 104 countries and regions. We cordially invite you to join our events: GUFA 2020 – Shortlist & Finalist Screening (Online)
Selected shortlist and finalist films from across all 6 categories (Narrative, Asian Narrative, Documentary, Animation, Experimental and HKBU Academy of Film’s Choice) will be available to registered participants only. Duration: 26th Oct 00:00 to 8th Nov 23:59 HKT (UTC+8)
GUFA strives to encourage and recognize emerging filmmakers among university students, foster creative exchange among film students around the world, and build synergy between regional young talents and international creative industry. To achieve the mission, GUFA offers a global platform, for showcasing talent, exchanging ideas and fostering network.
HKBU School of Communication
The School of Communication at Hong Kong Baptist University was founded in 1968. It provides a comprehensive range of programmes in communication studies at both the undergraduate and postgraduate level.
HKBU Academy of Film
The Academy of Film is dedicated to the provision of cinematic-arts and creative media education to nurture young talents into professionals who can contribute to the local and global arts and cultural industries. For the last four decades, it has been the chief provider of cinema, television and media education in Hong Kong. It is currently Hong Kong’s flagship film school in terms of its size, breadth of programmes, distinguished alumni and strong industry connections.–