Asian Film Festivals – Dates 2019


We take a look at the festivals that have confirmed their dates for the first half of 2019.

*Please bear in mind that we also index Asian festivals taking place outside Asia, Australian and New Zealand festivals*


Pune International Film Festival
Place: Pune, India
Dates: January 10th – 17th, 2019

Dhaka International Film Festival
Place: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Dates: January 10th – 18th, 2019

Flickerfest International Short Film Festival
Place: Australia, Sydney
Dates: January 11th – 20th, 2019

Jaipur International Film Festival
Place: Jaipur, India
Dates: January 18th – 20th, 2019


&Proud Yangon LGBT Film Festival
Place: Yangon, Myanmar
Dates: February 1st – 3rd, 2019

Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinemas
Place: Vasoul, France
Dates: February 5th – 12th, 2019

Bengaluru International Film Festival
Place: Bengalore, India
Dates: February 7th – 14th, 2019

Mardi Gras Film Festival
Place: Sydney, Australia
Dates: February 13th – 28th, 2019

Singkuwento International Film Festival
Place: Manila, Philippines
Dates: February 15th – 22nd, 2019


Brisbane Queer Film Festival
Place: Brisbane, Australia
Dates: March 7th – 17th, 2019

Tokyo Anime Award Festival
Place: Tokyo, Japan
Dates: March 8th – 11th, 2019

Osaka Asian Film Festival
Place: Osaka, Japan
Dates: March 8th – 17th, 2019

Cambodia International Film Festival
Place: Phnom Penh
Dates: March 9th – 14th, 2019

London Asian Film Festival
Place: London, United Kingdom
Dates: March 9th – 19th, 2019

Pelikultura: The Calabarzon Film Festival
Place: March 13th – 15th, 2019
Dates: Los Baños, Philippines

Melbourne Queer Film Festival
Place: March 14th – 25th, 2019
Dates: Melbourne, Australia

Disorient Asian American Film Festival of Oregon
Place: March 15th – 17th, 2019
Dates: Eugene, United States

Hong Kong International Film Festival
Place: Hong Kong
Dates: March 18th – April 1st, 2019

Maoriland Film Festival
Place: March 20th – 24th, 2019
Dates: Otaki, New Zealand

Taiwan International Children’s Film Festival
Place: March 30th – April 7th, 2019
Dates: Taipei, Taiwan


Busan International Short Film Festival
Place: Busan, South Korea
Dates: April 24th – 29th, 2019

Far East Film Festival
Place: Udine, Italy
Dates: April 26th – May 4th, 2019


Jeonju International Film Festival
Place: Jeonju, South Korea
Dates: May 2nd – 11th, 2019

Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival
Place: Los Angeles, United States
Dates: May 2nd – 10th, 2019

Human Rights Arts & Film Festival
Place: Varios Cities around Australia
Dates: May 3rd – June 5th, 2019

Seoul Eco Film Festival
Place: Seoul, South Korea
Dates: May 23rd – 29th, 2019

Documentary Edge Festival
Place: Various Cities around New Zealand
Dates: May 30th – June 23rd, 2019

Wairoa Maori Film Festival
Place: New Zealand
Dates: May 31st – June 3rd, 2019


Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia
Place: Tokyo, Japan
Dates: June 3rd – 23rd, 2019

Sydney Film Festival
Place: Sydney, Australia
Dates: June 5th – 16th, 2019

KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival
Place: Mumbai, India
Dates: June 12th – 16th, 2019

New Zealand Mountain Film Festival
Place: Various Cities around New Zealand
Dates: June 28th – July 7th, 2019

New York Asian Film Festival
Place: New York, United States
Dates: June 28th – July 14th, 2019

To see the complete list of festival please follow the next link:

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