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MPA APSA Academy Film Fund launches 7th round

MPA President and Managing Director Asia Pacific, Mike Ellis

SCRIPT DEVELOPMENT GRANTS FOR ASIA PACIFIC STORIES MPA APSA Academy Film Fund launches 7th round Beijing, People’s Republic of China: The Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) and its...

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2015 ROUND OF MPA APSA ACADEMY FILM FUND PANELISTS ANNOUNCED

2015 ROUND OF MPA APSA ACADEMY FILM FUND 86 PROJECTS FROM 28 COUNTRIES SUBMITTED, PANELISTS ANNOUNCED Brisbane: The Asia Pacific Screen Academy and the Motion Picture Association (MPA)...

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CASH BOOST FOR CHILDREN’S FILMS

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Cash grants of $80,000 are boosting the development of children’s films in Asia Pacific thanks to a prominent Filipino filmmaker and businessman. Two $20,000 grants will be awarded...

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ADDITIONAL $100,000 FOR THE 2012 APSA MPA FILM FUND

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The Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) and Motion Picture Association (MPA) announced a further US $100,000 for the MPA APSA Academy Film Fund at a reception held at...

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A Separation leads Australian Box Office results

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A Separation posted a strong result for its opening weekend, scoring the best per screen average in its Australian domestic debut this week. The film’s totals are another...

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AUSTRALIAN SUPPORT LEADS TO OSCAR SUCCESS

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A grant from Queensland has led to the completion of an Iranian film that today won an Academy Award. The cash grant was provided by the Motion Picture...

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Latest update on projects supported by the MPA APSA Academy Film Fund

Peng Tao's Project: Dao Cao Ren (Straw Man)

We are also delighted to announce that Peng Tao’s (People’s Republic of China) project, Dao Cao Ren (Straw Man), another recipient of a 2010 inaugural MPA APSA Academy...

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QUEENSLAND SUPPORT LEADS TO GOLDEN GLOBE WIN

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Queensland Premier Anna Bligh congratulated Golden Globe award winner Asghar Farhadi whose film A Separation took out the Best Foreign Language Film prize for 2012. The film is...

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APSA ANNOUNCES $140,000 IN DEVELOPMENT GRANTS TO SIX NEW ASIA PACIFIC FILMS

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Six script development grants totalling more than $140,000 were announced last night at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards. The grants are offered to filmmakers from the Asia Pacific...

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APSA Academy opens first round of development funding for Asia Pacific films for Children

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Submissions are now open for the Asia Pacific Screen Awards’ (APSA) Children’s Film Fund – AUD$40,000 of development funding established by APSA and Manila based APSA Academy member...

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APSA MPA funded project, A Separation, wins the Sydney Film Prize

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The first completed project funded by the Asia Pacific Screen Awards’ inaugural MPA APSA Academy Film Fund won the top prize at the Sydney Film Festival last night....

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APSA and 4 Boys Films Launch Children’s Film Fund

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The Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) announced in Cannes today a new script development fund specifically for children’s films. The fund is a partnership between APSA and Manila...

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APSA AND MPA RENEW FILM FUND AND UNVEIL 2011 SELECTION PANEL

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The Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) and Motion Picture Association (MPA) have announced the continuation of the MPA APSA Academy Film Fund to support new films from Asia-Pacific...

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MPA APSA SUPPORTED FILM NADER AND SIMIN WINS BERLIN’S GOLDEN BEAR

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One of the first projects supported by the MPA APSA Academy Film Fund, Nader and Simin: A Separation by acclaimed Iranian writer/director Asghar Farhadi, has won the Golden...

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Berlin debut for MPA and APSA supported Iranian feature film

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One of the first projects supported by the MPA APSA Academy Film Fund, Nader and Simin: A Separation by acclaimed Iranian writer/director Asghar Farhadi, is set to debut...

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