THE 2016 AWARD WINNERS

15th ANNUAL ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL OF DALLAS ANNOUNCES THE 2016 AWARD WINNERS

 

GRAND JURY WINNERS

FEATURE FILM WINNERS

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE: THE SKY-BLUE SYMPHONY: THE STORY OF THE KOREAN SCHOOLS IN JAPAN BY PARK YEONG-I

BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE: PORT OF CALL BY PHILIP YUNG

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE: HIKAWA MARU MONOGATARI BY SHUNJI OGA

SPECIAL JURY MENTION: SAMURAI AND IDIOTS – THE OLYMPUS AFFAIR BY HYOE YAMAMOTO

 

SHORT FILM WINNERS

BEST OVERALL SHORT: SUMO ROAD: THE MUSICAL BY KEN OCHIAI

BEST DRAMA SHORT: THE APOLOGY BY YU SHIBUYA

BEST EXPERIMENTAL SHORT: NAIL HOUSE BY K.S. MCMULLEN

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT: FALL SEVEN TIMES, GET UP EIGHT: THE JAPANESE WAR BRIDES BY KAREN KASMAUSKI, LUCY CRAFT AND KATHYRN TOLBERT

SPECIAL JURY MENTION: FINDING CLEVELAND BY LARISSA LAM

 

STUDENT SHORT FILM WINNERS

FIRST PLACE: BURNOUT

SECOND PLACE: SUNIL

THIRD PLACE: UNDERGROUND

SPECIAL JURY MENTION: TABLEAU FOR TWO

 

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER

RUROUNI KENSHIN II: KYOTO INFERNO BY KEISHI OHTOMO