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AFAA’s Film Craft Workshops Singaporean director Anthony CHEN: Rewriting Reality on Screen
May 14, 2020 |  HONG KONG

AFAA’s Film Craft Workshops

Singaporean director Anthony CHEN: Rewriting Reality on Screen


14 May 2020 (Thursday) HONG KONG: This year is the third time of organizing Film Craft Workshops, Asian Film Awards Academy (AFAA) is in collaborate with Broadway Cinematheque to organize our Film Craft Workshops, inviting film industry professionals to share their experiences and knowledge in specialized areas of film production with film students and young professionals. Providing a chance for them to discuss with film industry professionals on their respective field.


Director Anthony CHEN will host two sessions of AFA Academy Film Craft Workshops, and we will also hold three screenings of his work, “Ilo Ilo” (2013) and “Wet Season” (2020). Due to the pandemic, audience will be able to listen and ask Director Anthony CHEN in a video conference call via online platform.  The workshop will be mainly focused on “Wet Season” and script writing. The workshop will take place in Broadway Cinematheque on 23 May at 21:00 and the guest speaker is Norris WONG who has just awarded for Best New Director in the Hong Kong Film Awards. This full recording of this workshop will be uploaded on AFAA’s Facebook page and YouTube Channel.


Director CHEN’s work “Ilo Ilo” (2013) was awarded for Best Supporting Actress and nominated for the Best Director in the 8th edition of the Asian Film Awards.

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