About "Hong Kong Film Awards Association"




Brief introduction

Hong Kong Film Awards was founded in 1982 and has been incorporated into “Hong Kong Film Awards Association Limited” in December 1993. The Board of Directors comprises of fourteen Hong Kong professional film bodies which includes M.P.I.A., Hong Kong Film Directors’ Guild, Hong Kong Theatres Association, Society of Cinematographers (HK), Hong Kong Stuntman Association, Hong Kong Screen Writer’s Guild, Hong Kong Performing Artistes Guild, Hong Kong Film Arts Association, Society of Film Editors (HK), Hong Kong Movie Production Executives Association, Hong Kong Cinematography Lighting Association, Hong Kong Chamber of Films, Association of Motion Picture Post Production Professionals and Hong Kong Film Composers’ Association Limited. The Board of Directors holds monthly executive meetings to decide on policy-wise matters which will be executed by the secretariat. The Secretariat is responsible for the association’s external and internal administration and management, while also arranges sub-committees to hold regular meetings and the execution of related matters. The sub-committees will annually invite professional filmmakers from different fields to participate. We aim at formulate a fair adjudication system and make the award be recognized in the film industry.

Hong Kong Film Awards Association is a non-profit making corporation. The operating revenues of the Award are obtained from the sale of rights to telecast the annual Ceremony.




The purposes of the Hong Kong Film Awards are to promote Hong Kong films locally and abroad, recognize outstanding achievements, encourage professional development and promote film culture.