The “5th Animation Support Program” will continue to nurture animation start-ups with potential for further development and support the small animation enterprises to produce their original animation works.

  • Targets at the two categories of animation start-ups and small animation enterprises which will receive a maximum of HK$88,000 / HK$165,000 respectively for producing an animation work with story line of at least 3 / 5 minutes ;
  • Provides training program on business and technical skills tailored for animation companies;
  • Provides mentorship by industry professionals;
  • Organizes trade promotion program including premiere and press conference, promotion on social media and internet, participation in the Hong Kong International Film & TV Market 2018 (FILMART) and other activities, etc. The project will also facilitate the participating start-ups and enterprises to take part in local and international exhibitions and competitions.
The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region provides funding support to the project only, and does not otherwise take part in the project. Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in these materials/events (or by members of the project team) are those of the project organizers only and do not reflect the views of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, the Communications and Creative Industries Branch of the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, Create Hong Kong, the CreateSmart Initiative Secretariat or the CreateSmart Initiative Vetting Committee.