Leading filmmakers and film fans will get together in Brisbane next Thursday (26 November) for the coveted Asia Pacific Screen Awards – one of Asia Pacific’s largest multicultural gatherings.

Local film fans are encouraged to join in the celebrations and welcome the 9th APSA nominees at the Red Carpet arrivals in King George Square from 5:30pm. This year BAPFF will present screenings of 34 APSA nominated films during the 11 days of the film festival.

Hosted by Brisbane’s Sofie Formica and Singapore’s Cannes-winning filmmaker, Anthony Chen (winner of 7th APSA for Achievement in Directing), the 9th Asia Pacific Screen Awards ceremony will be shared globally with live coverage via the APSA website from 7pm.

This year, BAPFF will showcase the following APSA-nominated films:

Alive
Among the Believers
An
Another Country
The Assassin
Avalanche
Cemetery of Splendour
The Chinese Mayor
The Coffin in the Mountain
A Corner of Heaven
Dark in the White Light
Downriver
End of Winter
The Find
Frenzy
The Gulls
The Idol
Journey to the Shore
The Look of Silence
Lorna
Mina Walking
Motherland
Mustang
The President
Right Now, Wrong Then
River
The Road Called Life
Set Me Free
Spear
Stranger
Sunrise
Tent
Tharlo
Under Electric Clouds

You can view the full list of nominated films at the APSA website.

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