Winners of the Asiana International Short Film Festival 2016


We present the list of winners of the 14th Asiana International Short Film Festival that took place from November 3rd – 8th in Seoul, South Korea.

International Competition
Grand Prize

seideSeide by Elnura Osmonalieva – Kyrgyzstan | 2015 – 13 min.

Young Seide’s life suddenly changes when her family decides it is time for her to get married. Unable to run way herself she decides to help someone who can but her beautiful horse is too attached to flee.


Special Jury Award

timecodeTimecode by Juanjo Giménez – Spain | 2016 – 15 min.

Luna and Diego are the parking lot security guards. Diego does the night shift, and Luna works by day.


AISFF Rock Award

trialTrial & Error by Antje Heyn – Germany | 2016 – 6 min.

The film about a lost shirt button, perfectionist aunts, busy cats, startled parrots – and a long-lost friend.


Korean Competition
Grand Prize

fly-to-the-skyFly to the Sky by Yo Ok-seop, Koo Kyo-hwan – South Korea | 2015 – 15 min.

After Sung-hwan comes back from Italy, he meets Kyo-hwan again. He wants to take a license for construction machinery.Kyo-hwan has Sung-hwan practice to drive first.

Special Jury Award

bargainBargain by Lee Chung-hyun – South Korea | 2015 – 14 min.

A man and a virgin school girl get together to have a sexual relationship. He continually bargains a ransom for her.


Awards in Common
AISFF Public Jury Award

the-sound-of-concreteThe Sound of Concrete by István Kovács – Hungary | 2015 – 31 min.

Dia is a young female kickboxer who lives in the suburbs of Budapest with her mom and younger brother. Her dream is to compete in Germany where she can earn good money. All she has to do is to win her upcoming championship. Two weeks prior to that Dia finds out that she is pregnant.


Face in Short Award


Lee Joo-young for Bargain – South Korea | 2015 – 14 min.

Asian Fund Project
AISFF Fund Award

Nose Nose Nose Eyes! by Moon Ji-won

A 10-year old girl’s nightmarish evening unfolds as she witnesses her mother poking her father’s eyes with a needle for an insurance fraud.

To know more about this festival visit the FESTIVAL PROFILE or go to the official webpage of the festival HERE.

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