Hainan International film festival Dec 9th to 16th in Sanya

December 9th, the first Hainan Island International Film Festival officially opened in Sanya.

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Many outstanding films will be screened that have either won or been nominated at other International Film Festivals. Among them, "Eva", "Arctic", "Sew the Winter to my skin", "Lemonade", "Railway sleepers" and many other both domestic and internationally acclaimed films will be released for the first time in China.

What makes this event even more exciting is that this year's International Film Festival also invited more than 40 filmmakers from all over the world, including Golden Palm director and Turkish film master Nuri Big Geeland, who will attend the theater and interact with fans to share the story behind the film's creation and filming.

EVA

Hainan International Film festival 2018

Year: 2018

Awards: Nomination for Best Film at the 68th Berlin International Film Festival

Duration: 100 minutes

Country/Region: France

Screening time: 12:00 on December 16

Screening location: Hall 3, 1+X Mangrove Studios, Sanya

RETALBO

Hainan International Film festival 2018 2

Year: 2018

Awards: Best film of the new generation of the 68th Berlin International Film Festival

Duration: 95 minutes

Country/Region: Peru, Germany, Norway

Screening time: 12:00 on December 16

Screening location: Hall 3, 1+X Mangrove Studios, Sanya

OUR BATTLE

Hainan International Film festival 2018 3

Year: 2018

Awards: 2018 Hamburg Film Festival Critics Award

Duration: 98 minutes

Country/Region: France, Belgium

Screening time: December 12, 17:00

Screening location: Hall 3, 1+X Mangrove Studios, Sanya

DISTANCES

Hainan International Film festival 2018 4

Year: 2018

Awards: 2018 Malaga Spanish Film Festival Best Film, Best Director, Best Actress

Duration: 99 minutes

Country/Region: Spain

Screening time: December 16th, 14:30

Screening location: Hall 3, 1+X Mangrove Studios, Sanya

SEW THE WINTER TO MY SKIN

Hainan International Film festival 2018 5

Year: 2018

Awards: The 43rd Toronto International Film Festival Screening

Duration: 131 minutes

Country/Region: South Africa, Germany

Screening time: December 15th, 17:00

Screening location: Hall 3, 1+X Mangrove Studios, Sanya

LEMONADE

Hainan International Film festival 2018 6

Year: 2018

Awards: Nomination for Best Debut in the 68th Berlin International Film Festival

Duration: 88 minutes

Country/Region: Romania, Canada

Screening time: December 11th, 17:00

Screening location: Hall 2, 1+X Mangrove Studios, Sanya

ARCTIC

Hainan International Film festival 2018 7

Year: 2018

Awards: nomination for the directorial debut of the 71st Cannes Film Festival

Duration: 97 minutes

Country/Region: Iceland

Screening time: December 13th, 17:00

Screening location: Hall 3, 1+X Mangrove Studios, Sanya

ASAKO I & II

Hainan International Film festival 2018 8

Year: 2018

Awards: Nomination for the Palme's main competition at the 71st Cannes Film Festival

Duration: 119 minutes

Country/Region: Japan, France

Screening time: 12:00 on December 16

Screening location: Hall 3, 1+X Mangrove Studios, Sanya

THE THIRD WIFE

Hainan International Film festival 2018 9

Year: 2018

Awards: Asian Film Promotion Alliance Awards at the 43rd Toronto International Film Festival

Duration: 96 minutes

Country/Region: Vietnam

Screening time: December 15th, 14:30

Screening location: Hall 3, 1+X Mangrove Studios, Sanya

RAILWAY SLEEPERS

Hainan International Film festival 2018 10

Year: 2016

Awards: Nomination for the 11th Taiwan International Documentary Film Festival Asian Vision Competition

Duration: 102 minutes

Country/Region: Thailand

Screening time: 12:00 on December 15

Screening location: Hall 3, 1+X Mangrove Studios, Sanya