Beijing Film Festival


Beijing Film Festival is held in Beijing (China) with French Institute from July 15, 2017 to July 23, 2017.
Festival Address: Guangcai International Mansion, 18 Gongti Xilu, 100020 Beijing

The event name for the 1st Beijing Film Festival: LES SEMAINES DU JEUNE CINEMA INDEPENDANT

The French Institute is located in the heart of the Chaoyang District, east of Beijing. The oldest foreign cultural center in China, it opened its doors in October 2004, taking the name "Institut français" in April 2011.

In January 2013, the French Institute closed its doors in order to modernize and increase its attractiveness. Designed by architect Nicolas Godelet of the Gejian Architects and Engineers agency, Julien Masurel (JML Architecture) and Pong Yuen Cheung (CPYA), this renovation is characterized by a restructuring of the space of the Institute in order to create a gallery Allowing to host events and exhibitions, a strong aesthetic identity carried by a white metal mesh that covers the ceilings and enhances digital equipment in all spaces.


This is the list of Awards at the Beijing Film Festival in 2017:

Grand Jury Prize: Documentary 
Grand Jury Prize: Feature
Grand Jury Prize: Short
Grand Jury Prize: Animation

China Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic 
China Cinema Directing Award: Dramatic 
China Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Acting
China Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Screenwriting
China Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Unique Vision & Design

Audience Award: Feature 
Audience Award: Documentary
Audience Award: Short 
Audience Audience Award: Animation

Special Jury Award for Editing
Special Jury Prize for Social Impact
Special Jury Prize: Screenplay