As every year Barcelona is the venue of one of the cinema world’s most interesting festivals again: BAFF 2009, the Asian Film Festival in Barcelona. As every year Barcelona is the venue of one of the cinema world’s most interesting festivals again: BAFF 2009, the Asian Film Festival in Barcelona. From the 30th up to may the Catalan capital into a spectacular show stage of Asian cinema in Spain. The Festival, which is headed by Carlos R. Rios and Amaia Torrecilla and 100,000 retinas organized, celebrates this year the 11.Ausgabe which will be more successful than ever and is celebrated in the Japan as the new star of Asia. This year, many news on the Festival appear.
For the first time awarded the NETPAC Award for best Asian film, which has been presented at other film festivals such as in Venice, Cannes, Rotterdam and Berlin. Also, the category of emergent is introduced in the new directors, whose works and future stars of the cinema world will be awarded. In addition, the section has been “Host country” abolished and thus create space for new categories, devoted to all cities, directors and cinematographic topics. The following prizes are awarded at the Festival: Durian de Oro (best film), D-cinema (best screenplay) Cinematk (special prize). Participate this year more than 14 films from many countries, such as Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, China, in the various categories. At the Festival are very many new artists, but also many very known, like E.g.
Naomi Kawase, presenting her last screenplay. Also it enjoys BAFF to present this year’s Oscar-winning film departures by Yojiro Takita. You flame can refer also to films such as ocean”,”Blind pig who want to fly”, JUNJI Sakamoto (“chameleon”), Kim Ki-duk (“dream”), Takeshi Kitano (Achilles and the tortoise”) are happy. The Festival takes place at the CCCB, Espacio cultural Caja Madrid and the cinema Rex and Arribau Club. Can the card, at telentrada.com and purchase servicecaixa.com. The tickets cost 6 (an idea), 25 (5Vorstellungen) and 45 (10 performances). The BAFF has helped to promote Asian cinema. In recent years, so many new stars and talents were discovered, which are nowadays hardly from the world of cinema. Rent is one of the best apartments in Barcelona and discover the world of Asian cinema in the charming Catalan capital. Translated from the Spanish by Christina Gersberg