Open Doors - Locarno Film Festival

  • Switzerland

7 - 13 August 2019

Open Doors is dedicated to fostering films and filmmakers from countries where independent cinema is vulnerable, and is focusing from 2019 to 2021 on the cinematographic landscape of South East Asia and Mongolia. During 3 years, the project will cover the following countries: Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Myanmar, Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines and Mongolia. The co-production and networking platform Open Doors Hub selects 8 feature-length projects, while the Open Doors Lab introduces 8 proactive local producers / filmmakers producers to the international scene through a 5-day workshop.

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Open Doors Production Grant (50 000 CHF) - AUTOBIOGRAPHY by Makbul Mubarak

CNC Prize (8000 EUR) - GLORIOUS ASHES (TRO TAN RUC RO) by Chuyen Bui Thac

ARTE Kino International Prize (6000 EUR) - CU LI NEVER CRIES by Pham Ngoc Lan

Open Door Sørfond Award - CU LI NEVER CRIES by Pham Ngoc Lan