KWEB FEST in South Korea is currently taking submissions for 2016.
Last year, KWEB FEST was the very first web series festival in Korea & Northeast Asia. It was held between July 30-31, 2015.
The Festival hosted 10 Web Fest founders from LAWEBFEST, Marseille Webfest, Melbourne Webfest, Roma Webfest, Bilbao Webfest, Webfest Montreal, Rio Webfest, Berlin Webfest and Sicily Webfest.
Similar to the interest of PSY’s Gangnam Style, one of the KWEBFEST 2015 award winners, Korean web series ‘Dream Knight’, has had over 100 million views on the internet.
The 2016 KWEB FEST is now taking submissions for web series from all over the world.
According to organizers, their goals for 2016 are to expand the festival so it can become a viable provider of quality content on an international scale.
“Our intention is to create a place that nurtures and cultivates upcoming filmmakers. We invite you to a new paradigm of festival where you can take part in screenings, network parties, an award show and gain access to distributors, filmmakers, writers, producers, funding, etc,” stated founder Young Man Kang.
KWEB FEST official selections will be announced May 15, 2016.
70 web series will be selected.
Each submission form must only be completed on the www.filmfreeway.com website.
For more info visit: https://filmfreeway.com/festival/Kwebfest