THE 3RD SILK ROAD FILM FESTIVAL 2015 – WINNERS
BEST FEATURE FILM: The Coffin Maker – Dir. Jason Paul Laxamana (Philippines)
BEST DOCUMENTARY: Birds Of September – Dir. Sarah Francis (Lebanon)
BEST SHORT FILM: Angelus Novus – Dir. Aboozar Amini (Afghanistan)
BEST FEATURE ANIMATION: Judge Zhongkui – Dir. Xiaohan (China)
Afghani refugee Ali and his brother have just arrived in Turkey where, surrounded by many other refugees, his family tries to build a new life. The boys earn their living shining shoes. When one day their spot has been taken, their fragile existence and dreams of a better future hang by a thread.