Press Announcement

Entries to the ASEAN Festival of Photos, Reportage and Documentary Films 2013 in Hanoi, Vietnam are now being accepted.  Deadline for entries is on October 31, 2013.

There are four categories in the Festival, namely Photos, Photo Group, Reportage and Documentary Film.  Participants may be an organization, group of authors or individuals who are citizens of an ASEAN member country.  Winners of the Festival will be awarded medals, trophies and certificates as well as cash prizes. Awarding ceremony is on December 17, 2013.

Subject matter of the entries must carry the theme of the Festival—“Environmental Protection and Climate Change in ASEAN Community.”

The Festival aims to promote the building of a sustainable clean and green ASEAN through photos and video reports and documentaries that highlight the achievements in environmental protection.  It also seeks to honor the contribution of individuals and organizations from all ASEAN member countries to environmental protection activities in the region.

This year, the event will be hosted by the Vietnamese Ministry of Information and Communications’ Center for Press and International Cooperation.

More information about entry requirements and submission may be obtained from the Organizing Committee of the ASEAN Festival of Photos, Reportage and Documentary Films 2013 at