Asmara Abigail in a still from Stone Turtle, winner of the Fipresci Prize at the Locarno film festival.
Asmara Abigail in a still from Stone Turtle, winner of the Fipresci Prize at the Locarno film festival.

In Francis Ford Coppola’s footsteps: Malaysian winners of Fipresci Prize at Locarno film festival on their art-house film Stone Turtle

  • Stone Turtle, about a woman who illegally sells turtle eggs on a Malaysian island, is the first movie in the Bahasa Malaysia language to win the Fipresci Prize
  • Director Woo Ming Jin and producer Edmund Yeo talk about their time-loop revenge thriller, and how shooting it was a return to the ‘simple joys of filmmaking’

Asmara Abigail in a still from Stone Turtle, winner of the Fipresci Prize at the Locarno film festival.
Asmara Abigail in a still from Stone Turtle, winner of the Fipresci Prize at the Locarno film festival.
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