※The deadline for "Ready, Action!" has been delayed by two weeks due to COVID-19. It changed from March 13 to March 27.
The 15th Busan International Kids and Youth Film Festival 2020 hosted and supervised by Busan Intl. Kids and Youth Film Festival organizing committee will be held for 7 days from 7-13 July 2020 in Busan, South Korea.
BIKY is the biggest young festival in Asia that has provided a venue for children and teenagers to communicate through various films from all around world.
BIKY has one competition called 'Ready~Action!' for films directed by children and teenagers. BIKY aims to discover films by young directors and develop new contents in the relevant fields for the future.
For Adults, we have various types of theme in non-competitive section.
*Non-competitions for adult director
-Staying Together: Films focused on conflict and harmony within communities
-Finding Myself: Films take a journey to discover real identities
-Embrace the Difference: Films that tell ways to embrace differences and respect each other
-Beyond the Boundary: Films that show exciting and meaningful adventures
-Asian Panorama-:A celebration of Asian children and youth films in various styles
-Open Cinema:Family film collection for open-air cinema
-National : 3 Main awards will be selected in each part of 'Ready~Action! 12/15/18'
-International: 1Main awards will be selected in each part of 'Ready~Action! 12/15/18'
-Each of the four sections(Staying Together/Finding Myself/Embrace the Difference/Beyond the Boundary) is awarded one prize for each feature/short film.
Asia Tie-up award
Samir NASR Scholarship / LEE Joo-young Scholorship
-Adult films will be screened at non-competitive section.
- The only competitive section for young directors age under 18.
- Only short film within 30 min, completed in 2019 and 2020.
- Juries will be composed of young committee members and winners of last year's of 'Ready~Action!' section.
※The deadline for "Ready, Action!" has been delayed by two weeks due to COVID-19.
It changed from March 13 to March 27.