FIRST International Film Festival
FIRST International Film Festival is committed to the discovery and promotion of emerging filmmakers and their early works. Held annually from July 21 to July 30 in Xining, China, FIRST made its debut in 2005 and has concentrated on filmmakers’ first features and early works. A vehicle of film cultures, FIRST endeavors to embed film viewing cultures into daily life. FIRST has long dedicated to channelling the bold and innovative spirits of emerging Chinese filmmakers to the global vision.