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Former APSA Film Director Maxine Williamson takes on new challenge with BIFF reboot

2015 Nominations Council

Former APSA Film Director Maxine Williamson takes on new challenge with Brisbane International Film Festival reboot After a decade at the helm of the APSA Competition, former Artistic...

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APSA WINNER SCREENS AT EXCLUSIVE EVENT AT UNESCO HEADQUARTERS, PARIS

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PARIS, FRANCE: APSA winning feature film THE DARK WIND (Reşeba), a compelling and contemporary tale of the realities of life and love for the Yazidi people under the...

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KARLOVY VARY UNVEILS LINE-UP

Zoology delegation at the 51st KVIFF

  Over in Central and Eastern Europe, the prestigious Karlovy Vary International Film Festival has recently revealed its line-up. Academy member and the festival’s former Crystal Globe winner...

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The 70th Cannes Film Festival has wrapped up!

Director Andrey Zvyaginstev © Jean-Paul Pelissier / Reuters

The 70th Cannes Film Festival has wrapped up! APSA congratulates all the winners and participants, especially Asia Pacific winners, some of which are our Academy members. The jury...

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VALE KIM JI-SEOK

Kim Ji-seok Dies at Cannes

Film expert Kim Ji-seok has sadly passed away at age 57 after suffering a heart attack during Cannes International Film Festival. Born in Busan in 1960, Kim was...

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MPA APSA Academy Film Fund – Now Open

8th MPA APSA Academy film fund launched

Beijing, People’s Republic of China: The Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) and its Academy in partnership with the Motion Picture Association (MPA) Asia Pacific today officially opened the...

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ISRAELI CO-PRODUCTION EVENTS AT CANNES

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This year marks the 70th Cannes Film Festival and will provide the opportunity for Asia Pacific filmmakers to network and connect at the world’s largest film industry event....

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APSL RECIPIENTS BEGIN MENTORSHIP AT TEMENGGONG

2016 APSL Recipient Mohanad Hayal

This week Temenggong Artists-In-Residence will host 2016’s Asia Pacific Screen Lab (APSL) recipients Yeo Siew Hua (Singapore) and Zain Duraie (Jordan). Both filmmakers will undertake a seven-day residency,...

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FEMALE FILMMAKERS FIND REPRESENTATION IN MPA APSA ACADEMY FILM FUND

Maryam Ebrahimi’s Frihet Bakom Galler (No Burqas Behind Bars)

AUTHOR: Pauline Chan As a member of the selection committee to decide the four recipients of the first MPA APSA Academy Film Fund in 2010, I was, like...

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