Filmart 2012: THR's Festival Daily Day 2
'A Separation' takes four top awards at the Asian Film Awards, and Ann Hui's 'A Simple Life' nabs best actress and people's choice honor.
Asghar Farhadi's A Separtion was the big winner at the 6th Asian Film Awards on Monday evening. The Academy Award-winning Iranian courtroom drama took best film, best director and best screenwriter for Farhadi, as well as best editor for Hayedeh Safiyari.
Early Filmart mood mixed, dealmakers are largely optimistic, but some express concern over new floor plan and quiet start.
Hong Kong's Salon Films, the China International Television Corporation (CITVC), Fox International Channels and Japanese entertainment conglomerate Yoshimoto Kogyo have joined forces to create a new platform and distribute television movies across Asia.