Star Creatives Chief Operating Officer Malou Santos and Creative Head Olivia Lamasan led the Philippine representatives at the 2017 Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BiFAN) Industry Gathering in South Korea from July 15 to July 16.
The Star Creatives executives were panelists in the Made in Asia forum, which examines trends in the Asian film market.
Included in the forum was the screening of the Top 3 films of each participating country from 2016. For the Philippines, these were “Barcelona: A Love Untold,” “The Unmarried Wife,” and “The Super Parental Guardians.”
Malou and Inang Olive were also able to meet with various producers from the Asian film industry, including “Train to Busan” producer Lee Dong Ha.
The BiFan brought together numerous film enthusiasts for three nights of movie marathon, with 289 films from 68 countries.
The festival runs from July 13 to July 23.