‘Gandhi My Father’ gets best screenplay award at inaugural APSA

November 14th, 2007 - 10:39 am ICT by admin  
The best movie award went to Secret Sunshine, a film directed by South Korean filmmaker Lee Chang-dong. The film’s star Jeon Do-yeon was named best actress.

Iranian filmmakers Rakhshan Bani-Etemad and Mohsen Abdolvahab were also honoured for co-directing Mainline (khoonbazi).

The best actor award went to Turkish actor Erkan Can for his commendable performance in Takva: A Man’s Fear of God.

Indian actress Shabana Azmi was among the jury that elected the contenders for the awards in various categories, Variety magazine reported.

The event was backed by Queensland Events in collaboration with CNN International, UNESCO and International film producers’ federation FIAPF. (ANI)

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