Critical Zone won the Golden Leopard in Locarno’s international competition, while Dreaming & Dying took the same honours in Cinema of the Present.
LOCK Full Circle Lab has launched a call for projects for event taking place in Jakarta September 18-24.
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.
Fund previously supported The Signal, from Lao filmmaker Lee Phongsavanh, which premiered in Shanghai this month.
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.
Purin Pictures has announced the five projects selected for grants in its Spring 2023 funding round, including two from Vietnam.