Open Call for the 16th Busan International Video Art Festival

Open Call for the 16th Busan International Video Art Festival


Call Type Fair / Festival
Call Eligibility International
Entry Dates 8/1/22, 12:00 AM - 8/20/22, 11:59 PM 1 Days Left
Entry Fee? No
Open Call for the 16th Busan International Video Art Festival

Busan Republic of Korea


BIVAF mainly introduces video artworks that deal with contemporary social issues. In particular, we plan to invite works on post-Soviet spaces and cities this year, and we would like to select works that can be presented together through the open call. The submissions are open from 1 to 20 August. For details, please refer to the guidelines below.

<Submission Guidelines>

Video artworks (Please submit in links or MP4, MOV files)
We only accept works that produced from 2020 to the deadline below
Up to 2 works per artist

500,000 KRW for each selected work
Screening at the 16th BIVAF

Period: 1~20 AUGUST 2022 (All Day)
How to apply: Google Forms
*Note: If it is impossible to submit a link through Google Form, submit the file by e-mail. (

Period:4~20 November 2022
Opening hours: 11:30~19:30 (Closed on Monday)
Venue: Space Heem (B1 & 2F, 3, Sumi-ro 50beon ga-gil, Suyeong-gu, Busan, Republic of Korea) /
*Additional screenings and exhibitions scheduled at independent cinemas and exhibition spaces in Busan and Gyeongnam during the period

Selection: by a jury composed of 2-3 experts
Announcement: Beginning of September 2022, Notified on our website, SNS, and Individual contact


Busan International Video Art Festival

Busan Cultural Foundation
Busan Metropolitan City

Busan International Video Art Festival(BIVAF) aims to expand the base of video arts. In addition to the selection of works through open submissions, we invite and screen video artworks from all over the world by curation so that people can understand the flow of contemporary video art.

Posted on: 7/27/22, 9:54 AM