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Huawei introduces Film Awards for Mobile Filmmaker and a chance to win $20,000 in grand prize



Huawei announced its inaugural film awards named Huawei Film Awards (HFA), in the Asia Pacific region to encourage professional filmmakers and content creators to showcase their skills through stories filmed using Huawei smartphones.

The Huawei Film Awards contest is opened in Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines and other Asia pacific markets.

In Singapore, the HFA will kick off with an exclusive event at SCAPE on 21 December from 6:00PM.

Event registration for interested participants is at the link here. Registration slots are limited, and reserved for Huawei mobile phone users, who are eligible to bring along a friend for the event. Every successful registrant receives a complimentary HUAWEI FreeBuds Lite (worth $188) at the door.

The HFA is now open for entries for all smartphone-filmmakers and content creators from now till 25 February 2020 (11:59 PM GMT+8) to submit their completed short film entries at the link here. The winner of the APAC Best Film at the HFA will walk away with a grand prize of USD$20,000, and an all-expenses paid trip to Bangkok, Thailand for the awards ceremony.

The winners of HFA will be announced regionally on 6 March 2020. Other recognition in the line-up of awards include APAC Best Director, APAC Best Cinematography, APAC Best Actor(Male or Female), and Country Level Best Film.

Winners of all categories will receive a trophy and certificate. The winner of Country Level Best Film in Singapore will also walk away with additional prizes.

Note: All submissions must be filmed entirely on a Huawei Mobile phone within a running time of 10 minutes.

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Most of Deng Li's smartphones are from the Huawei ecosystem and his first Huawei phone was Ascend Mate 2 (4G). As a tech enthusiast, he keeps exploring new technologies and inspects them closely. Apart from the technology world, he takes care of his garden.