2017 awff WINNERS ANNOUNCED

BEST MOVIE:

A TAXI DRIVER - REPUBLIC OF KOREA Massive in scope, this powerful cinematic achievement captures the innate human desire for freedom through the eyes of the Everyman. 

A TAXI DRIVER - REPUBLIC OF KOREA

Massive in scope, this powerful cinematic achievement captures the innate human desire for freedom through the eyes of the Everyman. 

 Best ActoR:

AKTAN ARYM KUBAT in "CENTAUR" Raw, powerful natural and bold.

AKTAN ARYM KUBAT in "CENTAUR"

Raw, powerful natural and bold.

Best new director:

SCARY MOTHER - GEORGIA Executed with precision rarely found in a first effor, he directors of 'Scary mother' nd 'How Viktor "The Garlic" Took Alexey "The Stud" to the Nursing Home' both rtfully execute provocative stories of family dysfunction and broken dreams against both social and political currents.

SCARY MOTHER - GEORGIA

Executed with precision rarely found in a first effor, he directors of 'Scary mother' nd 'How Viktor "The Garlic" Took Alexey "The Stud" to the Nursing Home' both rtfully execute provocative stories of family dysfunction and broken dreams against both social and political currents.

Special Mention

KANG-HO SONG in "TAXI DRIVER" Dynamic, intricate and compelling performance

KANG-HO SONG in "TAXI DRIVER"

Dynamic, intricate and compelling performance

 

Special Jury Award

MAD WORLD - HONG KONG An intimate story with well defined characters that allows us to reexamine the human psyche and our relationship to society prejudices.

MAD WORLD - HONG KONG

An intimate story with well defined characters that allows us to reexamine the human psyche and our relationship to society prejudices.

Best Actress:

ANOMA JANADARI in "BURNING BIRDS" Poignant and powerful raw performance.

ANOMA JANADARI in "BURNING BIRDS"

Poignant and powerful raw performance.

Best new director:

HOW VICTOR "THE GARLIC" TOOK ALEXEY "THE STUD" TO THE NURSING HOME - RUSSIA Executed with precision rarely found in a first effor, he directors of 'Scary mother' nd 'How Viktor "The Garlic" Took Alexey "The Stud" to the Nursing Home' both rtfully execute provocative stories of family dysfunction and broken dreams against both social and political currents.

HOW VICTOR "THE GARLIC" TOOK ALEXEY "THE STUD" TO THE NURSING HOME - RUSSIA

Executed with precision rarely found in a first effor, he directors of 'Scary mother' nd 'How Viktor "The Garlic" Took Alexey "The Stud" to the Nursing Home' both rtfully execute provocative stories of family dysfunction and broken dreams against both social and political currents.

Audience Award

AYLA: THE DAUGHTER OF WAR - TURKEY

AYLA: THE DAUGHTER OF WAR - TURKEY

 

AWFF 2017