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  1. The 4th Annual Asian World Film Festival Announces Opening and Closing Night Films

    Posted October 6th, 2018 by Albert Sadykov in Uncategorized

      INDIA’S LOVE SONIA WILL OPEN THE FESTIVAL ON OCTOBER 24 IN HARM’S WAY FROM CHINA WILL CLOSE THE FESTIVAL ON NOVEMBER 1   Freida Pinto, Lisa Lu and Awkwafina to be Honored   LOS ANGELES, 27 September, 2018— The fourth Annual Asian World Film Festival asianworldfilmfest.org  (AWFF) has selected India’s Golden Globes foreign-language contender […]


  2. ‘Bambi’ Pioneer Tyrus Wong Gets Two Tributes for His 106th Birthday

    Posted August 7th, 2018 by Albert Sadykov in Uncategorized

    Tyrus “Ty” Wong doesn’t get what the fuss is all about. Sure, he created “Bambi’s” distinctive look and exhibited artwork with Picasso. And yes, he illustrated scenes from “Rebel Without a Cause” and “The Wild Bunch” while designing popular Hallmark holiday cards on the side. All those accomplishments don’t overly impress Wong, however. “I’m just […]


  3. 2nd Annual Asian World Film Festival Announces Winners

    Posted August 7th, 2018 by Albert Sadykov in Uncategorized

    LOS ANGELES, Nov. 1, 2016 – Tonight the 2nd Annual Asian World Film Festival (Oct. 24 – Nov. 1, 2016) announced Festival award winners during the closing night ceremony at the ArcLight in Culver City. The evening was hosted by Korean-American actor Ricky Kim and included remarks from Culver City mayor Jim B. Clarke. The Festival concluded with […]


  4. 2016 Golden Globe Foreign Film Submission from Yakutiya, Russia

    Posted August 7th, 2018 by Albert Sadykov in Uncategorized

    A young detective in the Northern Russian region of Yakutia is dealing with a seemingly simple murder case. The investigation becomes a dangerous journey into the world of illegal mining and gold trafficking in which life has no value. Will the case remain as simple as it seemed at first sight? Will the detective’s experience be […]


  5. Asian World Film Festival Broadens Already-Wide Embrace

    Posted August 7th, 2018 by Albert Sadykov in Uncategorized

    Georges Chamchoum has a simple mission: He wants to share the rich and varied offerings from Asian filmmakers with Hollywood players and beyond. A cultural counter force to Washington isolationism, he has lined up a wide array of screenings, panels and tributes for the third annual Asian World Film Festival. The eight-day event kicks off Oct. 25 […]