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Asian Film Awards Academy Presents: Asian Cinerama Roadshow at Five Flavours Asian Film Festival
October 21, 2019 | 

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Asian Film Awards Academy Presents

Asian Cinerama Roadshow at Five Flavours Asian Film Festival


21 October 2019 (Monday) WARSAW & HONG KONG: Follow the success of last two years, the Asian Film Awards Academy (AFAA) is working again with Five Flavours Asian Film Festival (FFAFF) this year to present AFAA’s flagship film roadshow – Asian Cinerama (the program). Financially supported by Create Hong Kong and the Film Development Fund of the Hong Kong SAR Government, Asian Cinerama will take place in Kinoteka and Muranów Cinemas, Warsaw, Poland from 13 to 21 November.

The program will open with the critically acclaimed film,  Three Husbands, director by the canon of the Hong Kong filmmakers Fruit CHAN, the last installment of his “prostitute Trilogy”; and close with South Korea LEE Hae Young’s Believer, a wild and boisterous crime drama depicting the back-and-forth between cops and drug cartels.

Other outstanding Asian films that will be showcased at the program include the first-time director Oliver CHAN’s award-winning film, Still Human, a heart-warming relationship between an domestic helper and an elderly who live alone; Bulbul Can Sing directed by award-winning Indian director Rima Das, tells the story of an independent-minded teenage girl from a village in Assam who weathers a tragedy; Rahi Anil Barve’s dark fantasy, Tumbbad, about a fallen god, a cursed village and a doomed family; Jinpa, directed by Pema Tseden, who was nominated with Best Film and Best Director in AFA13, talks about the revenge and redemption of a driver and killer.

Crisel CONSUNJI, leading actress of Still Human will attend post screening Q&A sessions. Below is the detailed schedule:

Film Title

1st Screening

2nd Screening

3nd Screening

Believer

16 Nov | 21:15

20 Nov | 20:30

Bulbul Can Sing

15 Nov | 11:00

18 Nov | 18:00

Jinpa

15 Nov | 19:00

16 Nov | 13:30

Still Human

14 Nov | 20:30

15 Nov | 18:15

Three Husbands

15 Nov | 21:00

18 Nov | 18:00

Tumbbad

25 Oct | 20:00

26 Oct | 20:00

17 Nov 20:30