Asian Competition – IFFCOLOMBO 2015

 


The Honour Keeper (Lajwanti)


The Honour Keeper (Lajwanti)
(India/65 mts/DCP/Hindi with EST)

Produced and directed by Pushpender Singh

Festivals Participated:

Berlin Film Festival 2014
Calgary International Film Festival 2014
Kolkata International Film Festival 2014
Indian Film Festival, Melbourne 2015
Indian Film Festival, The Hague 2015
Imagineindia Film Festival, Spain 2015

The Honor Keeper by Mr. Pushpendra Singh

 


Under Heaven


Under Heaven by Ms.Dalmira Tilepbergen
Under Heaven
(Kyrgyzstan/88 mts/Kyrgyz with EST)

Directed by Dalmira Tilepbergenova
Produced by Gulmira kerimova, Kyrgyz Cinema

Festivals participated:
39th Montreal World Film Festival 2015
3rd Yakutsk International Film Festival 2015
11th Eurasia International Film Festival 2015
01st Asian World Film Festival, Los Angeles 2015

Awards / Prizes

Special Mention of the First Feature Film Jury at 39th Montreal World Film Festival 2015
Diploma for the Best Actor, 3rd Yakutsk International Film Festival, Russia 2015

 


Risk of Acid Rain


Risk of Acid Rain
(Iran/2015/105 mts/with EST)

Directed by Behtash Sanaeeha
Produced by Rouhollah Baradari & Samira Baradari

Festivals participated

Fajr International Film Festival 2015
Zurich International Film Festival 2015
Festival of Iranian Films, Australia 2015
Mumbai International Film Festival 2015

Awards/Prizes

Award for the Best Script, First Film Section, Fajr International Film Festival 2015
NETPAC Award, Festival of Iranian Films, Australia 2015

Risk of Acid Rain by Mr. Behtash Sanaeeha

 


Split Gravy on Rice


Spilt Gravy on Rice by Mr. Zahim Albakri_crop
Split Gravy on Rice
(Malaysia/2014/114 mts/with EST)

Directed by Zahim Albakri
Produced by Zarul Albakri

World Premiere at IFF Colombo 2015

 


The Road


The Road
(Lebanon/96 mts/2015)

Directed by Rana Salem
Produced by Christel Salem, Rana Salem and Daila Kachmar

Festivals participated

37th Moscow International Film Festival 2015
Jio Mumbai International Film Festival 2015
Gijon International Film festival, Spain 2015
Cork International Film Festival, Ireland 2015

Awards/Prizes

FIPRESCI Award (International Film Critics’ Award)
37th Moscow International Film festival 2015

The Road by Rana Bachir Salem

 


A Day in the Life of Anil Bagchi (Anil Bagchir Ek Din)


A Day in Anil Bagchi's Life -Mr. Morshedul Islam
A Day in the Life of Anil Bagchi (Anil Bagchir Ek Din)
(Bangladesh/2015/120 mts/with EST)
Directed by Morshedul Islam
World Premiere at IFFColombo 2015

Forthcoming Festivals
World Film Festival Bangkok 2015
Dhaka International Film Festival 2016

 


Tent (Kurko)


Tent (Kurko)
(Kazakhstan/95 mts/Kazak with EST)

Directed by Kenzhebek Shaikakov
Produced by Darya Belkina

Festivals Participated

Zabaikalskyi Film Festival, Russia 2015
Day of Kazak Cinema in Finland 2015
Kyrgyz International Film Forum 2015

Awards/Prizes

Winner at Film Critics’ Choice, Kazakhstan 2015
Winner at Zabaikalskyi Film Festival 2015
Winner at Yakutsk Film Festival, Russia 2015

Nominations

Asia Pacific Screen Awards UNESCO Awards (APSA) 2015

Tent by Kenzhebek Shaikakov

 


River Road


River Road by Mr. Li Ruijun
River Road
(China/2014/103 mts/Yugur with EST)

Directed by Li Ruijun
Produced by Yang Chen, Geng Xiaonan and Li Ruijun

Festivals participated

Tokyo International Film Festival 2014
New York Asian Film Festival 2015

 


Balut Country


Balut Country
(Philippine/2015/96 mts/Filipinoi wth EST)

Directed by Paul Sta. Ana

World Premiere at IFF Colombo

Balut Country by Mr. Paul Santa Ana

 


River (Gtsngbo)


River by Mr. Sonthar Gyal
River (Gtsngbo)
(Tibet/2015/Tibetan with EST)

Directed by Sonthar Gayal

Festivals Participated

65th Berlin International Film Festival 2015
Shanghai International Film Festival 2015
Lessinia Film Festival 2015

Award/Prizes

Asian New Talent Best Actress Award Shanghai International Film Festival 2015 (for 5 year old actress Yangchan Lhamo)

Winner – Golden Lessinia (Best Film) and Jury Prize (Actress Yangchan Lhamo) Lessinia Film Festival 2015

Winner- APSA (Asia Pacific Screen Awards) Film Fund 2015

Winner-Global Film Initiative Award 2015