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Opening Gala of the 22nd ifva Festival
Media Art Category Winners Announced

The opening ceremony of 22nd ifva Festival was held on 9 Mar, together with the unveiling of media art exhibition “CINEMA 2.0: The Phantom Machine”, alongside works of finalists of the Media Art Category of the ifva Awards.

Results of Media Art Category:

Gold Award: Ghost in the Sellotape / Junya Kataoka (Japan)
Silver Award: C6H12O6 + O2 / Irene Agrivina (Indonesia)
Special Mention: Floating Paper / Junya Kataoka (Japan)
Best Local Work: Re-Dürer / Hui Wai-keung (Hong Kong)

Congratulations to all winners!

Exhibition Period: 9-29/3, 12nn-8pm
Venue:  Pao Galleries, Hong Kong Arts Centre
Free Admission

【More programmes

Home and Mobility

Free admission | With after-screening discussion

There could be a thousand reasons to leave one’s homeland, with a common wish of “hoping for a better future”. However, things usually go against people’s will. From both a global and local point of view, this screening aims to recollect these stories of diaspora, and the hardships accounted on the way to “settle down”.
12/3 (Sun) | 4pm | Hong Kong Arts Centre Cinema

Asian New Force Category - Finalist Showcase

Free admission | With after-screening discussion

The world has never been in such turbulence. From garbage to racial crises, to daily happenings in rural villages and modern families, ten groups of Asian directors from China, Singapore, Taiwan, Nepal, Lebanon, Israel and India, illustrate their pictures of humanities through moving images.

17/3 (Fri) | 7pm | Hong Kong Arts Centre Cinema

Tickets available at URBTIX

Sharing by Director Shen Ko-shang

Free admission | With after-screening discussion

From shorts to feature films, TV commercials and documentaries, Shen Ko-shang is motivated to hone his skills in different aspects of media production.This year ifva is delighted to have Shen Ko-shang to share with us his journey of creation.

19/3 (Sun) | 2pm | Hong Kong Arts Centre Cinema
Conducted in Mandarin

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