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27th Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BIFAN) 

Bucheon, South Korea, June 29 to July 9, 2023

Call for entries 

(Feature and short films, Fantastic and genre films) 

The Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BIFAN) is currently accepting applications for its 2023 edition. 

Please note that films must be submitted directly to the festival via Eventival. 

  • Competitive: Yes
  • Entry fees: No

Please consult the festival website.


BIFAN aims to consolidate its identity as a ‘Fantastic Film Festival’ through Fantastic-Genre films and to provide a new and diverse aspect toward Genre film. BIFAN also encourages the understanding of different cultures through the art of fantastic films and facilitates exchange of ideas among film industry professionals from all around the world and those from Korea. Furthermore, the Festival promotes including but not limited to the production and distribution of fantastic films.  

Vicious Fun (Cody Calahan), Slaxx (Elza Kephart), Violation (Madeleine Sims-Fewer & Dusty Mancinelli) Bloodthirsty (Amelia Moses), For the Sake of Vicious (Reese Eveneshen & Gabriel Carrer), The Archivist (Igor Drljača) and Anything for Jackson (Justin G. Dyck) were presented at the 2021 edition. 

Telefilm Canada recognizes the selection of a feature film in the Festival for applications to its International Promotion Program. 

Promotion and Communications
Telefilm Canada, Montréal
1 800 567-0890