Hong Kong - San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival 2013
Thanks to everyone for their support for the HK-SF Int'l Ocean Film Festival this year. We finished it off with an excellent night at Ocean Park, with a special visit to the aquarium after the films. We look forward to seeing you next year!
For a sample of the films, have a look at the HK-SF International Ocean Film Festival 2013 Trailer below, or you can see descriptions of each film on our new film festival website www.asiaoceanfilmfestivals.org . For an idea of which films will be shown at which event, see our film summaries page. Or, follow us on Twitter and Facebook!
You still have time to visit the Stanley Waterfront and the Ocean Art Walk . This exhibit has 8 sulptures and displays from local and foreign artists, courtesy of the Hong Kong Shark Foundation and Ocean Recovery Alliance. It is also presented by Southern District Council and Link Stanley Plaza. It will be there until April 23rd.
Congratulations to the winners of the Aggreg8 Short Film Competition. The final film, "My Ocean," is being shown at all of the HK-SF Int'l Ocean Film Festival events. Winners will be awarded at the Ocean Park closing event for the festival on April 17th.
If you are interested to know the way Aggre8 worked, see this video below.
To see the winning video, come to the HK-SF Ocean Film Festival !
The 2012 Hong Kong - San Francisco International Film Festival was the first ocean film festival in Asia.
Running over March 9th - 22nd, there were over 35 spectacular films, short and long, exploring topics including wildlife, conservation, sharks, marine protected areas, culture, adventure, adrenaline, and all things blue. Tickets were sold online for showings at venues including the Fringe Club, Oolaa, Hemingway's, the Hong Kong Yacht Club, Hong Kong University, Shek-O Back Beach Bar, UA iSquare, and XXX Gallery. HK Magazine was the media partner for the Festival. Want to learn more? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook!
Click here to see photos of our 2012 event.
See RTHK TV Coverage of the Event below:
The film festival events were brought to you in collaboration with the San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival.