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Read the 19th ifva jury meeting transcript

Competition at ifva has been most keen. Jury members have completed a mission-impossible to select the winners from a vast number of high quality works. To know more about the awarded works this year, please visit
ifva website and read the latest comments from the jurors of 19th ifva, including Felix Chong (Reowned Hong Kong Film Director), Leung Man-tao (Renowned Hong Kong cultural commentator), Adam Wong (Director of The Way We Dance, Candace Chong (Renowned Drama scriptwriter), Tan Chui-mui (Malaysian filmmaker), Arvin Chen (Renowned Taiwanese director), Jane Prophet (Associate Dean at the School of Creative Media, CityU) and more!

Revisit the BEST of the 19th ifva 

To revisit the best of the 19th ifva Festival, you can check out
ifva Online Album or ifva Youtube Channel and make sure to “Like” our Facebook page for further updates. Please continue to support us. There are many stories in ifva, and we hope to have you as part of our story!

Open for Application

Every year, several outstanding short films and animations are produced and have received awards in Hong Kong, their creativity and efforts deserve recognitions both locally and abroad, not to mention many other excellent titles yet to be discovered. Now, Hong Kong independent filmmakers and animators are being offered a big step forward.

is a scheme launched by the Hong Kong Arts Centre aiming to promote excellent Hong Kong short films and videos locally and abroad. By sponsoring local talents to attend international film festivals and first-class cultural events, they will be introduced to global audiences and to engage in rewarding exchanges. Talents as such form the backbone of our creative industries, who make Hong Kong a unique and vibrant creative hub in Asia.


Art @ Lunch –16 Years of ifva Animation (selected)
19/6/2014︱1pm︱agnès b. CINEMA︱45mins


Art@Lunch is a programme emphasising community engagement, cultural exchange and diversity, offering an alternative way of art appreciation to the hustling Wanchai neighborhood as well as those who live and work in nearby district areas during lunchtime.

Veteran independent animator Lo Che-ying, sitting on the ifva Awards Animation Category jury panel almost every year, cherrypicked seven of ifva works which produced between 1996 and 2011. A star-studded line-up to be proud of! (Hong Kong/HD/45 mins)

Curated by: Lo Che-ying ; ifva


The 20th ifva Awards
Call for Entry Soon

Here comes a valuable opportunity to showcase your short film, bring home a handsome cash prize and attend an overseas film festival! The 20th ifva Awards Application is coming soon.


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