After The Winter wins ‘Best Asian short film’ @ 2nd SalaMindanaw International Film Festival


After The Winter wins ‘Best Asian short film’ at the 2nd Salamindanaw International Film Festival in the Philippines. A very big thank you to the festival team for showing the film and the festival jury for appreciating the film and awarding it at the festival.

Jury composed of Filipino filmmaker John Torres, Filipino critic Oggs Cruz and South Korean film programmer Jo Ji-hoon – (Jury citation) “For its deliberate, subtle, and clearly cinematic exploration of stark and sublime generational and geographical gaps that separate families in modern Taiwan, which is also representative of a prevalent conflict that is evident in fastly Westernizing and modernizing Asian territories, the jury has decided to award the Golden Durian Prize for Best Asian short film to After the Winter by Jow Zhi Wei.”

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After The Winter @ 32nd International Film Festival of Uruguay


After The Winter has been selected for the International Short Film Competition at the 32nd International Film Festival of Uruguay in Montevideo, Uruguay.

The short will screen on the 17th April, Thursday, 21:20, in Cinemateca 18 at the Cinemateca Uruguaya (Uruguayan Cinematheque).

Singaporean filmmaker and producer of After The Winter, Michael Kam, also has his short film, Detour in competition at the festival.

Detour’s screening will take place on 19th April, Saturday, 9:15, in Cinemateca 18 at the Cinemateca Uruguaya.

For more information, please see festival catalogue (in Spanish) (pg. 12) :  Link


After The Winter @ Friss Hús 2.0 – Budapest Short Film Festival 2014

1962690_289143207907564_813228943_nAfter The Winter has been selected the international competition of the Friss Hús – Budapest Short Film Festival. The festival will take place from the 27th – 30th March at Budapest, Hungary.

The screening will take place on Saturday, 29th March, 3:00pm.

It is organized by Daazo – European Short Film Centre.

For more information, please see: Link