Ilo Ilo Poster

(2013)

Awards

Asia Pacific Screen Awards 2013

Winner
Asia Pacific Screen Award
Achievement in Directing
Anthony Chen

Asia-Pacific Film Festival 2013

Winner
APFF Award
Best Supporting Actress
Yann Yann Yeo
Nominee
APFF Award
Best Actress
Angeli Bayani
Best Film
Anthony Chen
Best Screenplay
Anthony Chen

Asian Film Awards 2014

Winner
Asian Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
Yann Yann Yeo
Nominee
Asian Film Award
Best Director
Anthony Chen

Beijing International Film Festival 2014

Nominee
Tiantian Award
Best Picture
Anthony Chen

Bombay International Film Festival 2013

Winner
Silver Gateway
Best Director
Anthony Chen

This film from Singapore tells the story of a struggling couple, their Filipino maid and their ... More

This film from Singapore tells the story of a struggling couple, their Filipino maid and their difficult young son. The relationships are complex and directed with sympathy and insight. Anthony Chen also wrote the script of this subtle and touching film.

Best Actress
Yann Yann Yeo

A wonderful performance, full of nuance, of a woman coping, not always succcessfully, with the ... More

A wonderful performance, full of nuance, of a woman coping, not always succcessfully, with the pressure of a weak husband, a wayward son and a housemaid she regards with suspicion.

Nominee
Golden Gateway
Anthony Chen

British Film Institute Awards 2013

Winner
Sutherland Trophy
Anthony Chen

The startlingly assured direction and screenwriting of the winning film surprised us all. Anthony ... More

The startlingly assured direction and screenwriting of the winning film surprised us all. Anthony Chen's Ilo Ilo also chose a domestic canvas, but the imaginative and innovative voice of this filmmaker elevated the film technically and narratively, and made us wonder at the fragile nature of family life in this modern Singapore tale.


CAAMFest 2014

Winner
Emerging Filmmaker Award
Anthony Chen

Cannes Film Festival 2013

Winner
Golden Camera
Anthony Chen

China Film Critics Association Award 2014

Winner
China Film Critics Award
Top Ten Films
Anthony Chen

Chinese Film (Ningbo·Cixi) Festival 2014

Winner
CCF Award
Outstanding Film
Anthony Chen

Chinese Film Media Awards 2014

Winner
China Film Media Award
Best Supporting Actress
Yann Yann Yeo
Best Screenplay
Anthony Chen
Nominee
China Film Media Award
Best Director
Anthony Chen
Best Picture
Best New Director
Anthony Chen
Best New Performer
Jia Ler Koh

Chlotrudis Awards 2015

Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Buried Treasure

Cinema Bloggers Awards, Portugal 2015

Nominee
Cinema Bloggers Award
Best Asian Film
Anthony Chen
Singapore

Críticos de Cinema Online Portugueses Awards 2015

Nominee
CCOP
Best First Feature (Melhor Primeira Longa-Metragem)
Anthony Chen

Dubai International Film Festival 2013

Winner
Muhr AsiaAfrica Award
Best Actress - Feature
Yann Yann Yeo
Best Film - Feature
Hwee Sim Ang
Anthony Chen
Wahyuni A. Hadi

Five Flavours Asian Film Festival 2013

Winner
New Asian Cinema
Special Mention
Anthony Chen (director)

Gijón International Film Festival 2013

Nominee
Grand Prix Asturias
Best Film
Anthony Chen

Golden Horse Film Festival 2013

Winner
Golden Horse Award
Best New Director
Anthony Chen
Best Feature Film
Fisheye Pictures
Best Supporting Actress
Yann Yann Yeo
Best Original Screenplay
Anthony Chen
Winner
Piaget Award
Anthony Chen
Nominee
Golden Horse Award
Best Supporting Actor
Tian Wen Chen
Best New Performer
Jia Ler Koh

Hong Kong Asian Film Festival 2013

Winner
New Talent Award
Anthony Chen

For it's universal appeal, of a simple but richly textured story with many layers unveiled through ... More

For it's universal appeal, of a simple but richly textured story with many layers unveiled through a sensitive portrayal of human relationships.


Jameson CineFest - Miskolc International Film Festival 2013

Winner
Adolph Zukor Prize
Anthony Chen
Winner
International Ecumenical Award
Anthony Chen
Winner
International Federation of Film Critics Award
Anthony Chen

London Film Festival 2013

Winner
Sutherland Award
First Feature Competition
Anthony Chen

"The startlingly assured direction and screenwriting of the winning film surprised us all. Anthony ... More

"The startlingly assured direction and screenwriting of the winning film surprised us all. Anthony Chen's Ilo Ilo also chose a domestic canvas, but the imaginative and innovative voice of this filmmaker elevated the film technically and narratively, and made us wonder at the fragile nature of family life in this modern Singapore tale."


Molodist International Film Festival 2013

Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Best Film
Anthony Chen
Winner
Scythian Deer
Best Feature Film
Anthony Chen

Montréal Festival of New Cinema 2013

Nominee
Louve d'Or
Anthony Chen

Pacific Meridian International Film Festival of Asia Pacific Countries 2013

Winner
Grand Prix
Anthony Chen
Winner
Jury Award
Best Actress
Yann Yann Yeo

Palm Springs International Film Festival 2014

Winner
Directors to Watch
Anthony Chen

Philadelphia Film Festival 2013

Winner
Jury Award
Best Narrative Feature
Anthony Chen

Stockholm Film Festival 2013

Nominee
Bronze Horse
Best Film
Anthony Chen

To Ten Chinese Films Festival 2014

Winner
Youth Film Handbook Award
Top Ten Films
Anthony Chen
Best New Director
Anthony Chen

Tokyo FILMeX 2013

Winner
Audience Award
Anthony Chen
Nominee
Grand Prize
Anthony Chen

Tokyo FILMeX 2010

Winner
Next Masters Tokyo Best Project
Anthony Chen

In recognition of a clear talent, strong presentation and a clearly thought through project now in ... More

In recognition of a clear talent, strong presentation and a clearly thought through project now in pre-production, one with a strong subject and moving subject with potential international appeal, we make the Award of the first NEXT MASTERS to ILO ILO by Anthony Chen.


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