From left: Yoo Ah-in, Jun Jong-seo and Steven Yeun in a still from Burning, which has been nominated for six awards in the 2019 Asian Film Awards.

Asian Film Awards 2019 nominations: Burning, Shoplifters vie for top prizes

  • South Korean film Burning and Japan’s Shoplifters lead the field with eight and six award nominations, respectively
  • Hong Kong films again absent from the best picture race, but Felix Chong’s Project Gutenberg is up for an impressive five awards
Topic |   Asian cinema

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From left: Yoo Ah-in, Jun Jong-seo and Steven Yeun in a still from Burning, which has been nominated for six awards in the 2019 Asian Film Awards.
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