Winners of the Asian World Film Festival will receive a bronze statue of a snow leopard. This was announced by the founder of the film forum Sadyk Sher-Niyaz.
The festival will be held in Los Angeles from October 25 to November 2. In 2017, the jury is represented by such figures as Sergey Bodrov (Russia), actresses Liza Liu (China), Tuba Buyukustun (Turkey), actors Thomas Lim (China), Michael Nuri (USA), composer Nathan Wang (USA) and others.
The film forum was established by the Chairman of the Union of Cinematographers of the Kyrgyz Republic Sadyk Sher-Niyaz in 2014. It is supported by the public foundation Aitysh.
The Asian World Film Festival shows the best films in Los Angeles to recognize and attract attention to the high level of filmmakers from 50 countries in the Asian region, to strengthen the communication between the Asian and Hollywood film industries.