Japan’s Shoplifters wins best picture at Asian Film Awards 2019
  • Honour for Hirokazu Koreeda’s film about a family of petty criminals in Tokyo follows Oscar nomination and Palme d’Or win at Cannes festival in 2018
  • Lee Chang-dong wins best director for psychodrama Burning, and Hong Kong cinema is recognised with best supporting actress and best new director prizes
18 Mar 2019 - 5:32PM