Prior to moving to Lisbon, I did not know much about how festivals worked. However, I wanted to learn. For many nights, I would search online, about film festivals for documentaries, and how the industry program worked, and what kind of documentaries are being made out there. That’s where I first learned about Visions du […]
August 2019. Yogyakarta, Indonesia We attended Asiadoc 2019 – Storytelling Workshop in Yogyakarta, Indonesia with project XiXi. Asiadoc is a documentary scriptwriting workshop for Southeast Asian documentary filmmakers to develop their film concept and production plans. This year, with the kind support of Taiwan Film Institute, Forum Film Dokumenter (Indonesia) and Docmonde(France), Fan could joined […]
In November 2018. We attended the IDFAcademy, during the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam. It was a week filled with workshops, film screenings, and meeting mentors who would help us in pushing our films forward. We almost met many film makers who are in the process of developing their ideas, and some who are already […]
Over the course of two years, the project what began as “Legend of the Fish” which then evolved to “Under the Stars”, has now finally evolved to “Last Days at Sea”. We are very happy to share that the IDFA Bertha Fund supports “Last Days at Sea” for Classic Production & Post- Production Fund. The […]
November 2018. Incheon, South Korean The film “XiXi”, formerly “Looking For Frida”, participated at the Docs Port Incheon Asian Docs Project Market 2018, where it was awarded the “Doc Spirit Award”. We are grateful for this opportunity to share our stories, and learn from film makers from Korea and all over the world. We look […]
September 2018. Incheon, South Korea The film “Looking for Frida” directed by Fan Wu, participated in the Docs Port Incheon Asian Docs Project Market – Docs Lab. From September 0 7 – 11, 2018, the film went through different story telling workshops as part of the Asian Pitch Category for Asian Films.
August 2018. Bali, Indonesa After the If/Then workshop and pitching forum in May 2018. The short film, “Legend of the Fish” evolved into “Under the Stars” and participated in the Docs By The Sea International Documentary Forum. The film attended story telling labs, and one on one meetings from August 2 – 6. In the […]
In May 2018, the team of “The Legend of the Fish” (now “Under the Stars”) was first presented, developed and pitched during the Tribeca Film Institute “If/Then Shorts Pitch Competition” at Docs By the Sea. The program was held at Ashley Hotel in Jakarta. The film was one of the ten finalists that moved on […]