The 36th Hong Kong Film Awards Presentation Ceremony

The Story

Live Event Profile:

Event Date: 9 April 2017

Event Duration: 330 minutes

Event Venue: Hong Kong Cultural Centre Grand Theatre

Live Streaming Platform: Website (available on mobile devices and computers)

Live Streaming Region: 21 designated territories* 

Live Event Details:



- Over 70,000 users watching the 36th Hong Kong Film Awards Presentation Ceremony in live.

- Over 20,000 users watching the ceremony in Catch-up.


Hong Kong Film Awards (HKFA) is one of the most authoritative Awards in Asia. The organizer is looking for a worldwide online live streaming partner who can provide seamless and broadcast quality live streaming service.



Hong Kong Film Awards (HKFA) was only broadcasted in TV channel in Hong Kong. However, there was not only Hong Kong people concerning the awards results, but also overseas audiences were interested in grasping the first-hand awards results. To ensure providing seamless live streaming to audience, the Hong Kong Film Awards had partnered with TFI to provide live streaming service.



1. Seamless and Stable streaming to 21* designated territories

With the state-of-the-art video technology, TFI empowered HKFA to deliver a smooth and continuous live streaming to specific countries.


2. "One-Click-Go-Live" live streaming

By implementing HERMES Live Encoder M to live stream the ceremony to various digital devices, users only need to press one button.


3. English and Chinese subtitles

English and Chinese subtitles are firstly provided on VOD, allowing oversea audiences to participate in this remarkable event.


*21 designated territories, including Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Russia, Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela


The 36th Hong Kong Film Awards (HKFA) :

The 36th Hong Kong Film Awards Presentation Ceremony
TFI is honored as the Official Worldwide Online Live Streaming Partner of HKFA for two consecutive years.
The 36th Hong Kong Film Awards Presentation Ceremony
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The Client

Hong Kong Film Awards

Hong Kong Film Awards

Founded in 1982, the Hong Kong Film Awards (HKFA) is the most prestigious film awards in Hong Kong and among one of the most respected film awards in mainland China and Taiwan. The awards recognize achievement in all aspects of filmmaking, such as directing, screenwriting, acting and cinematography. The awards are equivalent to the Oscars and the BAFTA Film Award.