Date: 25 November – 6 December 2020
Location: Warsaw (Online platform)
Guest: Ray YEUNG, Norris WONG, Joko Anwar, LEUNG Ming Kai, Ankur Tewari
Screening: Gully Boy, Gundala, Kim Ji-young, Born 1982, My Prince Edward, One Night, Suk Suk
Partners: Warsaw Five Flavours Asian Film Festival
With the financial support of Create Hong Kong (CreateHK) and the Hong Kong Film Development Fund (HKFDF), the Asian Film Awards Academy (AFA Academy) co-presented a film roadshow programme titled Asian Cinerama with the Five Flavours Asian Film Festival (FFAFF) in Warsaw, Poland from 25 November to 6 December 2020. FFAFF is one of the most established and second largest film festival in Poland and the only film festival in Poland to present Asian cinema.
Year 2020 marked their 14th edition in which FFAFF took place in a hybrid form in Warsaw’s cinemas and on a special internet platform. The 14th edition has shown 52 films from 14 countries/regions, included 43 feature films, 1 documentary and 8 VR experiences. Total number of screenings at 14th FFAFF was 41,120 views. Asian Cinerama program was screened online and reached 5,711 views with total 6 films.
The director of the Warsaw Five Flavours Asian Film Festival gave a introduction to some of the films, allowing local audiences to better understand the background and messages of these films:
Kim Ji-young, Born 1982 and My Prince Edward
Q&A session with Ray Yeung