The Last Film Show directed by Pan Nalin, won the Snow Leopard Award for Best Film at Asian World Film Festival.
Asian World Film Festival (AWFF)
NAME OF FESTIVAL: Asian World Film Festival (AWFF)
WHERE: Los Angeles, California, US
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
The Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) brings the best of a broad selection of Asian World cinema to Los Angeles in order to draw greater recognition to the region's wealth of filmmakers, strengthening ties between the Asian and Hollywood film industries. Uniting through cross-cultural collaboration, our festival champions films from 51 countries across Asia spanning from Turkey to Japan and Russia to India and the Middle East. All films that participate in the Festival will have a unique chance to be guided through the challenging awards season, showcasing their foreign films to the Motion Picture Academy, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and all Guilds for enhanced exposure, media attention and awards consideration. AWFF is a non-profit organization under Aitysh USA.
The 8th Asian World Film Festival in Los Angeles will kick off with the world premiere of the action-thriller Decibel by In-ho Hwang.
The Georgian film Brighton 4th directed by Levan Koguashvili won the Snow Leopard Award for Best Film at the 2021 Asian World Film Festival.
The 2021 Asian World Film Festival closing night film will be Escape from Mogadishu, South Korea’s official submission to the 2022 Academy Awards.
The 6th Asian World Film Festival announced award winners with Circus of Life Pakistan’s Oscar submission winning Best Film.
Asian World Film Festival announced the 14 films in Official Competition at the virtual 6th edition of the festival taking place in March.
Just Mercy will have an American premiere screening as the opening night film for the fifth annual Asian World Film Festival in Culver City on Wednesday, November 6, 2019.
The 3rd Asian World Film Festival came to a close with George Takei’s Allegiance: The Broadway Musical on the Big Screen. A Taxi Driver was the top film of the 2017 Festival, winning the award for Best Picture
Angelina Jolie and Loung Ung accepted the ‘Rising Star’ Award on behalf of Sreymoch Sareum from First They Killed My Father at the 3rd Asian World Film Festival.