The two successful recipients of the 2012 APSA Academy Children’s Film Fund grant of $20,000 were announced tonight at the 6th annual Asia Pacific Screen Awards ceremony in Brisbane, Australia.
Nan Achnas (Indonesia) for Beautiful Shadows
Nan Achnas was inducted into the Academy through her film, 3 Doa 3 Cinta (3 Wishes 3 Loves) which was nominated for Best Children’s Feature Film. Achnas was also sit as member of the International Nomination Council in 2010.
Ainsley Gardiner (New Zealand) for The Song Jar
Ainsley Gardiner was nominated for Best Children’s Feature Film for Boy and was inducted into the Academy in 2010.