11 January 2019 (Friday) HONG KONG: The Asian Film Awards Academy (“AFAA”) proudly presents the 13th Asian Film Awards (“AFA13”). AFA13 will present 16 awards recognising artistic and technical merits in film. Acclaimed director Johnnie TO (杜琪峯), former AFA winner Sammi CHENG Sau Man (鄭秀文), and new directors Oliver CHAN Siu Kuen (陳小娟) and Jun LI (李駿碩) announced the nominations today in Hong Kong. The award ceremony will take place on 17 March 2019 at Hong Kong’s TVB City.
15 November 2018 (Thursday) HONG KONG: Asian Film Awards Academy (AFAA) is pleased to invite the famous Korean-Japanese film director and screenwriter Lee Sang-il to share his experiences with Hong Kong audience. The first workshop "Film Craft Workshops - Lee Sang-il From Literature to Cinema” will be held at the Broadway Cinematheque on 25th November (Sunday), jointly organized by AFAA and Hong Kong Asian Film Festival. The workshop will start immediately after the screening of "Border Line", Lee Sang-il will have a conversation with Fruit CHAN, a famous Hong Kong filmmaker who is also a director and screenwriter.
Following the success last year, the Asian Film Awards Academy (AFAA) is working again with Hong Kong Asian Film Festival (HKAFF) again this year to present AFAA’s flagship film roadshow – Asian Cinerama (the programme). Financially supported by Create Hong Kong and the Film Development Fund of the Hong Kong SAR Government, Asian Cinerama will take place in four cinemas, including Palace ifc, Broadway Cinematheque, Broadway THE ONE and MOViE MOViE Cityplaza from 6 to 25 November.