On 24 November in Brisbane will be held 10-I ceremony of delivery of the so-called Asian “Oscars” – Asia Pasific Screen Awards (APSA). The names of the nominees shall be announced gradually and in small portions. Already named the potential winners in his debut, animation and documentary categories.
Shot from a film “the sun”
Awarded the prestigious award for the best films created in the Asia-Pacific region – Australia, India, Cambodia, New Zealand, Indonesia, Japan, Israel, Iran, Korea, China, Russia, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Turkey. For the Asian “Oscars” of the Russian paintings are a success. Last year the award for “Achievement in directing” was awarded to Alexey Herman for feature film “Under electric clouds”. Two years ago, the Asian “Oscars” received Georgiy Daneliya and Tatiana Ilyina for animated feature film “Ku! Kin-DZA-DZA”, and it happened in an exception not in Australia, and in Moscow. The fact that health Danelia several years already out of the house, so a small part of the ceremony organized in Russia. Even before the prestigious award was received in Brisbane for the “Leviathan” Andrey Zvyagintsev, and Nadezhda Markina, who played in his “Helena”, was awarded for best actress. This year is likely a record number of Russian nominees. Their names will be known in the coming days.
In particular, it has announced that in the documentary section at the reward claims “In the sun” by Vitaly Mansky. This movie was filmed in North Korea and was created in coproduction of the several countries – Russia, Germany, Czech Republic, Latvia, North Korea. Last year Mansky with a picture of the arc travels around the world and have already won at least a dozen prizes at the most prestigious festivals. However, in Pyongyang “In the sun” has already caused a scandal because it is mounted wrong, as pointed out by the Korean side. The Russian film Director in a film about the film, behind the scenes. But they say that eight-year-old heroine Zin Mi and her parents were not injured as assistants Vitaly Mansky with the Korean side, not dogadalsya him during filming.
In the animated category, along with pictures from the Philippines, UAE, presents two full-length Russian cartoon – “Savva” well-known music producer and composer Maxim Fadeev (participated in the International film festival in Dubai) and “Wolves and sheep: be-e-e-e-suminoe transformation” Maxim Volkov and Andrew Galata (participated in the contest “animation Cannes” festival in the French city of Annecy) Interestingly, both films are connected with a wolf theme. In the first ten – year old boy Savva lives in the village. Protecting her white wolves, and then begins the invasion of hyenas. Sawa runs into the forest, where he meets the last of the white wolf. “Wolves and sheep” is about a young wolf Sergei, who is a stranger among his own. It changes its appearance with the help of the magic potion, turn into a sheep. To save her skin, Sergei’s running from the wolves and lives among the sheep.
Earlier it became known that the Yakut film “Fire in the wind” debutant Dmitry Davydov nominated for APSA of UNESKO Aword. This award will also be awarded at a ceremony in Brisbane. The painting was shown in the Flash Forward competition at the 21st International film festival in South Korea’s Busan, the largest in Asia. In 2015 APSA UNESKO Aword claimed Ella Manzheeva who directed the film “the Seagull.” This is the first in the last 20 years the picture, taken in Kalmykia.