“Snowpiercer,” Song Kang Ho, Im Siwan and Others Nominated for 8th Asian Film Awards

The 8th Asian Film Awards (AFA) have announced this year’s nominees with Korean films such as “Snowpiercer,” “The Attorney” and “Cold Eyes” and actors like Song Kang Ho and Im Siwan.

On February 11, the AFAs posted this year’s nominess on its official website for categories such as Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor and more.

The film “Snowpiercer” is nominated for five different categories including Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenwrtier, Best Production Designer and Best Costume Designer. Director Bong Joon Ho is one of the nominees for Best Director.

“Cold Eyes” is also a strong contender for this year’s AFAs as it is nominated for four different categories including Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Cinematographer and Best Editor. Han Hyo Joo is nominated for Best Actress while Jung Woo Sung is nominated for Best Supporting Actor.

“The Attorney” has also three nominations for Best Newcomer (Im Siwan), Best Actor (Song Kang Ho) and Best Supporting Actress (Kim Young Ae). “The Face Reader” is also nominated for Best Costume Design.

The 8th Asian FilmAwards will take place in Hong Kong in March. Meanwhile, check out the full list of nominees here.