Nominees announced in the 2009 Asia Pacific Screen Awards: 37 films from 16 countries and areas in 9 awards categories.
They are: Australia, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Islamic Republic of Iran, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Palestinian Territories, People’s Republic of China (Mainland China/Hong Kong), Republic of Korea, Russian Federation, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Turkey.
Absolutely, there are two thai films are nominees for Asia Pacific Screen Awards in 2009. ‘Polamuang Juling’ (Citizen Juling) produced by Ing K, Manit Sriwanichpoom and Kraisak Choonhavan, is a nominated film for “Best Documentary Feature Film”
‘Sawan Baan Na’ (Agarian Utopia) is a nominated film for “Achivement In Cinematography”, Uruphong Raksasad is a cinematography.
Winners are decided by the International Jury headed by Huang Jianxin who will assemble on Australia’s Gold Coast ahead of the APSA ceremony on November 26, 2009.