14th Warsaw Five Flavours Asian Film Festival

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:





One Night



Kim Ji-young, Born 1982 and My Prince Edward


Q&A session with Ray Yeung

Other Asian Cinerama
Kuala Lumpur 7 Hong Kong films were premiered in Malaysia. Including the Asian premiere of director Keian Chui’s REMEMBER WHAT I FORGOT.
Jakarta Six Hong Kong films were shown in Indonesia. Showcase the rich and vibrant creativity of contemporary movies produced out of Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Both opening and closing films of Asian Cinerama, Hokusai and Waiting for My Cup of Tea, made their Hong Kong premiere at the programme.
Warsaw The best film of the 15th Asian Film Awards "Wife of a Spy" had its grand premiere in Warsaw, and director Kiyoshi Kurosawa also participated in the online sharing session.
Toronto For the first time, Asian Cinerama was held in Toronto, allowing local audiences to watch different styles of Asian films.
Hawaii Over thousand audiences watched different Asian films through Asian Cinerama in Hawaii.
Hong Kong We were grateful to see a full house for opening film Longman Leung’s Anita screening.
Helsinki The programme is opened with Berlin Grand Jury Prize winner, Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy!
Warsaw Five excellence Asian filmmakers had joined the interview from Warsaw Five Flavours Asian Film Festival and shown their films!
Hong Kong The programme is opened with Wet Season by a Singaporean director Anthony CHEN. He also join the after-screening sharing session!