The Birth of Saké

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“The Assassin” “Death By Death” “The Birth of Saké” Among Winners of Palm Springs International Film Festival

“The Assassin” “Death By Death” “The Birth of Saké” Among Winners of Palm Springs International Film Festival

The 27th Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) held from January 1 to 11, 2016, announced this year’s juried award winners. The Oscar shortlisted The Assassin (Taiwan), directed by Hou Hsiao-hsien won the FIPRESCI Prize for Best Foreign Language Film of the Year. In 9th-century China, during a time of political unrest, a beautiful woman, trained in the arts of swordsmanship, is sent to her home province on a lethal mission. The jury presented the award, “As […]