Selections include three script development awards, four post-production awards and grants for seven documentaries.
Christopher Murray’s Sorcery won the Best of Bucheon award, while Iron Mask took Best Korean Fantastic Film.
Ananth Subramaniam’s The Passport took the top award at this year’s NAFF Project Market in Korea, while Gabriela Serrano’s Please Bear With Me scooped three other prizes.
Diño was awarded the Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres for her work promoting the Philippines film industry and building ties with France.
Malaysia International Film Festival (July 23-29) also announced its full competition line-up and a partnership with BiFan.
Japanese and Southeast Asian films won several major awards across the festival, while African cinema triumphed in Un Certain Regard.