CreateSmart Initiative
Project Ref: CSI/1004/0063
Project Title: Promote Hong Kong Animation and Movie Creative Talents via 12th DigiCon6 Awards (Hong Kong)
Applicant Organization: Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Association (HKDEA)
Approved Funding: HK$528,570
Brief description
of the Project:
The CSI has provided funding support to HKDEA, in collaboration with Hong Kong Productivity Council, to organize the 12th DigiCon6 Awards (Hong Kong) which aims to select 5 winning entries to represent Hong Kong in participating in the 12th DigiCon6 Awards to be held in Japan by Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Inc. (TBS). To further promote the Hong Kong animation works and groom local talents in the industry, a series of activities would also be organised –
  • Sending 13 local winners to attend the Awards Presentation Ceremony, company visits and associated networking activities to be held in Japan
  • Organising 1 Creative Master Workshop for 80-100 practitioners and tertiary students, and 1 Seminar for 100 high school students to be conducted by 2 Japanese animation masters
  • Staging the 12th DigiCon6 Hong Kong Certificate Presentation Ceremony at FILMART 2011
  • Arranging a post-event sharing session
  • Holding 2 screening sessions at the theatre of Hong Kong Arts Centre and 1 to 2 school talks or screening sessions at higher institutions.
Event Date: 1) Jul – Aug 2010 : Call for Entries. For further details, click HERE

2) Nov 2010 : Participation in the 12th DigiCon6 Awards Presentation Ceremony and related activities in Japan PRESS RELEASE (Chinese Only)

3) 11 Dec 2010 : 12th DigiCon6 Japanese Master Workshop and Seminar
For further details, click HERE (Chinese Only)

4) 25 – 26 Feb 2011 : Showcase of 12th DigiCon 6 Awards

5) 24 Mar 2011 : 12th DigiCon6 Hong Kong Certificate Presentation Ceremony and Post-event Sharing Session

6) 27 April and 4 May 2011 : School talks

Contact Information: Contact Person : Mr Gabriel Pang, Chairman, HKDEA
Telephone : 2169 8599
Email address :

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