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Film Production Financing Scheme (Relaxation Plan) – Application deadline extended to 14 January

Organised by CreateHK, the Film Production Financing Scheme (Relaxation Plan) (FPFS) is open for applications. The application forms and details are available on the website of the Hong Kong Film Development Council (FDC). DEADLINE is extended to: 14 January 2022.

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Application period for Film Production Financing Scheme relaxation measures further extended

Inno-Action! – The 8th HKBU Academy of Film Seeds Project (the “8th Seeds Project”) – Last call for application for Digital Short Video Competition - New

Sponsored by CreateHK, the 8th Seeds Project organises a Digital Short Video Competition which is calling for entries. DEADLINE: 24 September 2021.

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Business of Design Week City Programme 2021 (“CityProg 2021”) – Last call for expression of interest for Satellite Events & Offers - New

Sponsored by CreateHK, the CityProg 2021 is calling for expression of interest from partners to contribute satellite events and offers. Application DEADLINE: 30 September 2021.

The CityProg activates local creative neighbourhoods and engages public of all ages through Anchor Site Festivals, Design EduVation and Satellite Events & Offers that span all year round with its peak in November to December.

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HKFG Paris SS22 – FREE digital presentation and launching event from 27 September to 5 October - New

Sponsored by CreateHK, the HKFG Paris SS22 which brings three Hong Kong fashion labels to the Paris Fashion Week SS22 organises the following activities –

  • 27 September to 5 October 2021:–Digital presentations by the participating Hong Kong fashion labels. FREE watching on the project website with prior registration not required. More details are available on the project website and the organiser’s Facebook page; and
  • 28 and 29 September 2021: Launching event in Paris. Opens for admission by invitation.

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Hong Kong Designers Association (HKDA) Global Design Awards 2021 – Application deadline extended to 3 October - New

Sponsored by CreateHK, the HKDA Global Design Awards 2021 calls for applications. Application DEADLINE is extended to: 3 October 2021.

The HKDA Global Design Awards 2021 recognises outstanding designs in Digital, Graphic, Product, Spatial, Rising Creative, Experience and Impact, and the best Design Clientele. 

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The 46th Hong Kong International Film Festival – Calls for submissions until 31 December - New

Sponsored by CreateHK,the 46th Hong Kong International Film Festival scheduled for 31 March to 11 April 2022 is calling for submissions of features, documentaries, shorts and animated works by global filmmakers. Submission DEADLINE: 31 December 2021.

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The 9th Animation Support Programme – FREE review of online launching ceremony

Sponsored by CreateHK, the 9th Animation Support Programme organised its online launching ceremony, which is available for FREE review on the organiser’s Facebook page.

The 9th Animation Support Programme supports local animation start-ups and small animation companies to produce their original animations.

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Organiser’s Facebook page

Organising 4th Cross-Matching Showcase in HK Int'l Licensing Show 2022 (“4th DLAB”) – Calls for FREE registration for 4 October's briefing session

Sponsored by CreateHK, the 4th DLAB organises a briefing session to introduce the programme details and acclaimed designers' sharing on 4 October 2021. The briefing session is open for FREE online registration on a first-come-first-served basis.

Meanwhile, the 4th DLAB which supports local character designers and designers/ design companies with licensable design IPs is also calling for FREE online applications. Application DEADLINE: 5 November 2021.

More details are available on the project website.

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Registration for 4 October's Briefing Session (in Chinese only)

Hong Kong Comics Development and Promotion Support Programme (“HK Comics Support Programme”) – Calls for FREE online registration for 7 October’s briefing session

Sponsored by CreateHK, the HK Comics Support Programme organises a project briefing session on 7 October 2021 to introduce the programme details and veteran comics artists’ sharing. The briefing session is open for FREE online registration on a first-come-first-served basis.

The HK Comics Support Programme provides supports to local comics start-ups to produce and promote their original comics through financial subsidies, training and guidance and to participate in the 23rd Ani-Com & Game Hong Kong and the Comic Fiesta 2022 in Malaysia. The programme is calling for applications. Application DEADLINE: 9 November 2021.

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Project website (in Chinese only)

Registration for 7 October’s project briefing session (in Chinese only)

Sponsored by CreateHK, the Hong Kong Publishing Biennial Awards 2021 organises a roving exhibition at local bookstores to showcase the winning entries with the first stop lasts until 30 October 2021. The exhibition is open for FREE admission, with more details available on the project’s Facebook page.

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SEED – To Open Minds 2021 (“PMQ SEED”) – Calls for children’s submissions of creative works by 12 November

Sponsored by CreateHK, the PMQ SEED invites loca children aged 3 to 12 to submit their creative graphics and videos with the theme “My Tree House”, selected works of which will be shared on the project’s Facebook page. Submission DEADLINE: 12 November 2021.

Themed on “Green & Me” this year, the PMQ SEED promotes design thinking among local students, their parents and teachers with creative festival, summer camp, school outreach, mini-camp, and train the trainer workshop, etc.

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Submission of Children’s Creative Works (in Chinese only)

5th Hong Kong Digital Advertising Industry Fresh Graduate Support Scheme – Last call for FREE online registration for 15 September’s Portfolio Presentation Night

Sponsored by CreateHK, the 5thHong Kong Digital Advertising Industry Fresh Graduate Support Scheme organises the Portfolio Presentation Night for Digital Advertisting Industry on 15 September 2021 for employing companies to conduct on-the-spot interviews for their jobs offered under the 2021 Programme Year of the Support Scheme. Opens to fresh graduates and tertiary students of related disciplines for FREE online prior registration on a first-come-first-served basis.

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Registration for 15 September’s Portfolio Presentation Night (in Chinese only)

Sponsored by CreateHK, the Hong Kong Collateral Event at the 17th Venice Biennale International Architecture Exhibition stages a digital exhibition themed on “Redistribution: Land, People, and Environment” to showcase 20 creative architectural works in Venice by using augmented reality (AR) technology. Opens for FREE admission until 21 November 2021.

A FREE interactive virtual exhibition is also held in parallel. The virtual exhibition is available on the project website until the end of October 2021.

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Design x Tech (DXT) – DXT POD exhibition at Science Park until 15 January

Sponsored by CreateHK, the Design x Tech (DXT) stages a DXT POD exhibition at the Hong Kong Science Park to showcase the 16 awarded projects of the DXT Startup Challenge until 15 January 2022. Opens for FREE admission.

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Sample Development Centre – Workshops on various topics

Sponsored by CreateHK, the Sample Development Centre organises the following workshops with the scheudule and further details available on the project website –

  • 3D Virtual Garment Workshop;
  • Men's Suit Tailoring Workshop;
  • Realising Fashion Idea Workshop; and
  • Sustainable Fashion Skill: Style Alteration Workshop.

The Sample Development Centre is established to provide an effective design-to-production communication system and service to transform fashion designers’ ideas into prototypes.

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4th Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Industry Fresh Graduate Support Scheme – Calls for FREE online applications by graduates for full-time employment cum on-the-job training

Sponsored by CreateHK, the 4th Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Industry Fresh Graduate Support Scheme is calling for FREE online applications from local fresh graduates of respective disciplines of 2019 to 2021 to undertake one-year full-time employment cum on-the-job training under its 2021 Programme Year. Participating graduate employees may also be sponsored to join a study tour to SIGGRAPH Asia 2021.

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4th Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Industry Fresh Graduate Support Scheme