Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Fantasia 2011: Bangkok Knockout lands Guru Prize
Pana Rittikrai's stunt extravaganza BKO: Bangkok Knockout continues its sweep of the genre festivals in North America, winning the gold Guru Prize for the Most Energetic Feature in the audience awards at the Fantasia International Film Festival in Montreal.
Film Business Asia has a look at the other Asian titles winning awards at Fantasia, which wrapped up on Sunday.
A showcase for the Ong-Bak action choreographer's army of stuntmen, Bangkok Knockout previously screened at the New York Asian Film Festival, North Carolina's ActionFest, the Udine Far East Film Festival and Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival.