PUFF Film Festival Hong Kong 2019

PUFF is a non-profit organisation under Section 88 of Hong Kong Inland Revenue.  All our programs are free.  The festival is run by a dedicated group of volunteers of film directors and curators.  Please visit our store or donate to become a patron to support indie films.  

PUFF strives to give filmmakers a chance to shine and to tell their stories.  PUFF looks for the latest art house & experimental films that are not afraid to break the status quo narratives.  Now in it's 10th year, we had screened over 250 films from more than 30 countries.

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Audience Corner

PUFF Festival 2019 @ Eaton KINO

1st Floor Eaton HK

4th & 9 th September 8PM

 

Sign up for next event / Reserve ticket for 4th & 9th Sept screenings 
KINO @ THE EATON WORKSHOP
 
1/F, 380 NATHAN ROAD
KOWLOON, HONG KONG, +852 2782 1818
 

PUFF Screenings

Live Soundscapes @ Terrible Baby 2019

Eaton KINO Theatre 2019

Opening 2018 at D2

6 day New Frontier Program at Art Central Auditorium 2016

Black Box Theatre

University of Hong Kong 2015

3 day program : Clockenflap FILM TENT 2012 & 2013

Secret Cinema at URBN Shanghai, the first carbon neutral hotel in Shanghai and sponsor of filmmaker in residence 2013 & 2014

Hong Kong Indie Showcase at XXX Gallery 2014

Sound and original music at White Noise 2015

Filmmakers and Producers Corner

 

Submission to PUFF 2020 is now open!

PUFF 2019 @ Kino The Eaton 

Filmmaking as a Lifelong Passion

We are searching for filmmakers and writers who are passionate about the craft of film. We support those who pursue film as a career or otherwise. We are on the look out for film in its purest form; a well-told story without the need for big budgets or fancy technology, but filmmakers with courage and determination. 

The PUFF Indie Film Awards

One Indie Film Award is presented to a filmmaker or a team of filmmakers who have made outstanding achievements each year. The winner will be awarded with an investment in developing their next feature film project (this project must be over 90 minutes in length). The winner(s) will also have exclusive access to PUFF's affiliations, which include over 350 film crews, actors and technicians from around the world.

FILMMAKERS & PRODUCERS  :
Submit to PUFF 2020 now!

Diversity & Women Filmmakers

 

PUFF's film programs aim to creating discussions and changing perspectives.  We encourage women and people from minority groups to have a voice by making films. 

In many countries, less than 10% of funding for film is awarded to female directors. PUFF has been involved in partnerships to help finance and make connections for women filmmakers. PUFF has volunteer mentors who can help you with writing proposals or connect you with other film festivals.    

 

Please note that all female filmmakers from the Middle East, Africa and South East Asia countries are eligible for full submission waivers.  Below are links to more online resources. 

Sound , Film & Scores Showcase

15 August 2019 @ Terrible Baby

9:00pm Film Screening

10:00pm Q&A with Fatema, Juan and Isaac

10:30pm Yum Check live

1. Dialectic Diary (2018,15m)

Mike Schaefer, Germany 

2. Beekeepers in Glostrup (2016 ,8m)

Fatema Abdoolcarim & Juan Palacios, Netherlands/HK

3. As The Jet Engine Recall (2016,11m)

Juan Palacios, HK

4.音速Yum Cheuk-Speed of Sound

 (2018,19m)Isaac Bertulis-Webb, U.K./HK

PUFF most recent events

Jenn Leung

PUFF 2019 presents

 

an evening of

 

Soundscapes & Films

TONIGHT

15 AUGUST 2019

9PM-11PM

 

@ Terrible Baby

4TH FLOOR EATON HK

Q&A with artists afterwards

 

1.音速 Yum Cheok
2. Beekeepers in Glostrup
3. As the Jet Engine Recall
4. Dialectic Diary

 

puff-festival.org

 Isaac Bertulis-Webb
Juan Palacios
Fatema Abdoolcarim