AAIFF WINNERS 2023

Asia’s top event for independent cinema, AAIFF – The All Asian Independent Film Festival announces its 2023 award-winning film, including its highest honour, “Asia’s Best Independent Film”.

We were thrilled to once again have a hybrid festival and being able to see the joy in filmmakers’ and film-lovers’ eyes. With  25 films from 10 countries participating to the festival this year, AAIFF 2023. ended its indie-packed festival with its established final ceremony recognising 10 award winners in 7 categories.

For the past 4 years, AAIFF has been helping to launch and expand the careers of many talented independent filmmakers. The Festival is extremely proud to assist these passionately driven artists who create incredible cinema without the benefits of large production budgets. AAIFF’s mission to discover and promote extraordinary independent films from Asia renders it a major Asian cultural event.

LISTED BELOW IS THE FULL LIST OF AAIFF 2023 WINNERS:

Asia’s Best Independent FilmAVENGERZhou Lingyi
Asia’s Best Independent Feature FilmHANNORAKazuyuki Akashi
Asia’s Best Independent Short FilmTHE DRAGON IN THE CLOUDSAdrian Lo
Asia’s Best Independent Student FilmBLUE IS THE COLOR OF THE
PLANET FROM THE VIEW ABOVE
Carlo Young

Asia’s Best Independent Experimental Film 


VERSION OF NATURE Zhiyu Lin
Asia’s Best Independent Documentary
MY MOTHER’S DAUGHTER
Ahmen Khawala
& Mariam Khan
Asia’s Best Independent Music VideoTIGER (SILVER LOTUS)Daniel Belton
Jury’s Special MentionJET LAGSergey Khromykh
Audience AwardA SORRY LOVE STORYMarcus Liew
Filipino Students Special AwardWAILS OF THE SHADOWS
DANCING IN THE WIND
Laurence Joe
Rodillas Llamas
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