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ASIA PACIFIC CINEMA AT BIFF

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In partnership with the Asia Pacific Screen Awards, the newly revived Brisbane International Film Festival is screening a host of Asia Pacific cinema. With titles from the likes...

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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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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!

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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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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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APSA & UNESCO host French premiere screening of The Idol

‘The Idol’ actor Mr Ahmed Al-Rokh

The French premiere screening of Hany Abu-Assad’s The Idol (Ya Tayr El Tayer, Palestine, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Netherlands), winner of the prestigious Asia Pacific Screen...

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‘Until the Dolphin Flies’

Co Production deal announced for Pacific Narrative Feature Film ‘UNTIL THE DOLPHIN FLIES’ Producers Trish Lake, from Freshwater Pictures in Brisbane, Australia, and Catherine Fitzgerald from Blueskin Films...

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WINNERS ANNOUNCED IN 10TH ASIA PACIFIC SCREEN AWARDS

Guests, Winners and Nominees enjoying the Asia Pacific Screen Awards Ceremony

TURKEY’S COLD OF KALANDAR WINS 3 AWARDS INCLUDING BEST FEATURE FILM Brisbane, Australia: Winners in the 10th Asia Pacific Screen Awards, the region’s highest accolade in film, were...

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APSL 3 Recipients and Mentors announced

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  EMERGING FILMMAKERS FROM SINGAPORE AND JORDAN SELECTED FOR INTENSIVE YEAR-LONG DEVELOPMENT INCUBATOR PROGRAM The Griffith Film School (GFS), the Asia Pacific Screen Academy and NETPAC (Network for...

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MPAA CELEBRATES APSA AT SPECIAL EVENT IN WASHINGTON

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  Washington D.C.: The Motion Picture Association of America and the Australian Embassy to the United States hosted a special event at the MPAA Washington Headquarters to celebrate the success of...

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SUPERSTAR LINEUP FOR 10th ASIA PACIFIC SCREEN AWARDS

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  Brisbane: Lord Mayor Graham Quirk today announced the stunning line up of talent confirmed for the region’s highest accolade in film, the 10th Asia Pacific Screen Awards...

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