Sunday, March 1, 2009
"Talentime" nominated for the SIGNIS Award at the 33rd Hong Kong International Film Festival.
You can read all about it here: http://www.hkiff.org.hk/eng/info/festival/awards/4.html
"Co-organised with SIGNIS Hong Kong, it is a salute to films that fully express social and humanitarian concerns, as well as spiritual and artistic values."
No Puedo Vivir Sin Ti (Taiwan)
Somewhere I Have Never Travelled (Taiwan)
Lonely Tunes of Tehran (Iran)
Deep in the Valley (Japan)
Treeless Mountain (Korea)
The Blue Bird (Japan)
Once Upon a Time in Rio (Brazil)
Vaclav (Czech Republic)
The Rainbow Troops (Indonesia)
Mid August Lunch (Italy)
Quiet Chaos (Italy)
As always, we're not really expecting to win, but very grateful to be nominated at all, amidst what looks like really, really tough competition.