10 Might Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Hong Kong filmmaker Oliver Chan not too long ago admitted that she didn’t count on to win something in any respect when she participated within the Udine Far East Movie Competition.
As reported on Singtao, the director, whose movie “Nonetheless Human” introduced house each the Critics Award and the Prime Viewers Award from the Italian pageant, shared that she solely got here to the town to advertise the movie, which had its European premiere in the course of the pageant.
“By some means, I used to be capable of return house with these [accolades]. It was actually sudden,” she enthused.
Oliver additionally said that she was blissful to obtain such recognition from a world pageant, regardless of the completely different cultural surroundings.
“It’s clear that the frequent factor that everyone has is interpersonal relationship and the pursuit of goals. These awards are an amazing encouragement for the group particularly because it signifies that each the critics and the viewers appreciated it,” she mentioned.
(Picture Supply: Nonetheless Human Instagram)