After winning several awards in the Action On Film Festival in September, Fist of the Dragon has remained in the news on several prominent media outlets. At my recommendation, director Antony Szeto entered the film into the Widescreen Film & Music Festival. Not going to lie, although the Widescreen fest is amazing, I was a bit nervous how Fist Of The Dragon would fare due to the fact it is not an action film festival. Obviously my observations proved completely wrong, and I am absolutely thrilled to officially announce and write about the 5, yes FIVE nominations for Fist Of The Dragon!
Yes action fans you heard me correct! Fist Of The Dragon is up for awards in 5 separate categories! Check out these photos corresponding to each nominee!
Best Director: Antony Szeto
Best Actor: Josh Thompson
Best Actress: Juju Chan
Best Musical Score: Logan So
Best Sound Design: Sarah Liu
These nominations are a monumental achievement for the Roger Corman produced film, and prove that not only is Fist of the Dragon an amazing film, that the people involved have worked tirelessly to promote and follow up on their accomplishments!
Trailer for the film can be viewed on Youtube:
Speaking with Antony and Juju, they are absolutely thrilled with their nominations and of course plan to be at the event in February! In case you have yet to like the official Fist Of The Dragon Facebook page, high kick your browsers to: https://www.facebook.com/fistofthedragonmovie/?fref=ts
Also like Director Antony Szeto’s Facebook page @ https://www.facebook.com/szetofitness/?fref=ts
Make sure to like the amazingly talented Juju Chan, her page is @ https://www.facebook.com/jujuchan/?fref=ts
The Widescreen Film & Music Video Festival is in it’s 3rd year, and is a defining celebration of art globally. From the distinctive statues to the high class luxury Yacht award show, attendees and nominees are treated to an event surely to stand out as perhaps a career defining moment for those awarded. The show takes place February 17th thru the 19th in Miami, Florida.
Tickets to all of the Widescreen events are on sale now and the Yacht Award Show will surely sell out rapidly! Like the Facebook page @ https://www.facebook.com/widescreenfest/?fref=ts
The Official Widescreen home page is: http://widescreenfest.com/
To purchase tickets please go through the Eventbrite link @ https://www.eventbrite.com/e/3rd-annual-widescreen-award-show-yacht-all-access-tickets-vendor-spots-tickets-29700737706
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