Eduardo Roy Jr.’s “Quick Change” won the Critic Jury’s Prize at the Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema held in France on Feb. 18. Composed of Victor Lopez, Marie-Pauline Mollaret and Yanick Ruf, the jury commended the Filipino filmmaker for “presenting… the harsh life of a certain community. He succeeds in doing so by the violence of certain images.”
Filipino filmmaker Brillante Ma. Mendoza heads the main competition jury at this year’s Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema, set Feb. 11-18 in France.
Jun Robles Lana’s Cinemalaya winner “Bwakaw” on Tuesday won three awards at the 19th Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema held in France— the Grand Prix de Jury International, High School award and Emile Guimet prize. The jury cited “its courage and delicate expressions of humanity, friendship, love and loneliness.” In 2009, Chris Martinez’s […]