RIVER ROAD WINS THE BEST ASIAN FILM AWARD – IFFCOLOMBO 2015

 


JURY

 

Klaus Eder (Germany / Chairperson)

Jeffrey Jeturian (Philippines)

Na Renhua (China)

Max Tessier (France)

Fatemeh Motamedarya (Iran)

 

See the full list of nominations

 

“For the touching way in which the director narrates the journey of two left-alone kids through different landscapes of modern China”

 

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


SPECIAL JURY PRIZE – RISK OF ACID RAIN

 

“For the sensitive way it captures the loneliness of three characters without a perspective in life”

 

Risk of Acid Rain by Mr. Behtash Sanaeeha

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