Producer Raymond Lee was onhand to receive the top award. The film has also been selected to screen at theSundance Film Festival next year, a first for a Filipino feature.
Also on stage was TiaraJacquelina who was named best producer for historical epic Puteri Gunung Ledang,
Chinese director Xiao Jiangpicked up the best director award for ElectricShadows and
The best documentary went to
On the jury panel were Thaidirector Nonzee Nimibutr, Indian producer/director Mahesh Bhatt, Korean producerAhn Soo-hyun and
AFFF is organized by Indianproduction company Teamwork Films as a platform for new Asian filmmakers. Topromote the nominated films to overseas buyers, AFFF is also participating inthe three-day Asia Film Market, which kicked off yesterday as one of the anchorevents of the Asia Media Festival hosted by Singapore's Media DevelopmentAuthority (MDA).
Full list of winners:
Tiara Jacquelina - Puteri Gunung Ledang(
Xiao Jiang - Electric Shadows (
The Blossoming Of Maximo Oliveros(The
Aseem Bajaj - Chameli (
Saksham Kulkarni - Pak Pak Pakaak (
Anita Majumdar - Murder Unveiled (
Brenda Tong Kin Ping - Mandheling (
Best Documentary Director:
Yang Yonghi - Dear