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Karsh Kale & Salvage Audio Collective Won Best Music Award for “Gully Boy” at 14th Asian Film Awards

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Karsh Kale Salvage Audio Collective win best music for Gully Boy at Asian Film AwardsOn 28th October 2020, The Asian Film Awards Academy (AFAA) announced the winners of the 14th Asian Film Awards (AFA14) held at Busan, South Korea. Karsh Kale and the Salvage Audio Collective won the Best Original Music Award 2020 for the film Gully Boy directed by Zoya Akhtar. Yang Ik-Joon, South Korean Actor and Director presented the Award.

14th Asian Film Awards(AFA14):

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the award presentation of the AFA14 was broadcasted online over the AFAA Website & YouTube channel and Busan’s Asian Contents & Film market websites.

Gully Boy:

i.The film Gully Boy starring Ranveer Singh as the budding rappers who achieve his dream with his music about his life on the streets of Mumbai.

ii.The Salvage Audio Collective is a group of 6 musicians and music producers from Mumbai.

iii.The music of the movie was supervised by Ankur Tewari, composer and singer and the “Apna Time Aayega” track of the film became the anthem.

iv.The film also starred Alia Bhatt, Kalki Koechlin, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Vijay Verma.

Other Winners of AF14:

Best ActorLee Byung-hun for “The Man Standing Next” (South Korea)
Best ActressZhou Dongyu for “Better Days” (Hong Kong, Mainland China)
Best NewcomerJackson Yee for “Better Days” (Hong Kong, Mainland China)
Best Supporting ActorKase Ryo for “To the Ends of the Earth” (Japan, Uzbekistan, Qatar)
Best Supporting ActressSamantha Ko for “A Sun” (Taiwan)
Best FilmParasite directed by Bong Joon Ho (South Korea)
Best ScreenplayHan Jin Won & Bong Joon Ho for Parasite (South Korea)
Best Production DesignLee Ha-jun for Parasite (South Korea)
Best EditingYang Jin-mo for  Parasite (South Korea)
Best DirectorWang Xiaoshuai for So Long, My Son ( China Mainland)
Best New DirectorHikari for 37 Seconds (Japan)
Best CinematographyDong Jinsong for The Wild Goose Lake (Mainland China, France)
Best Costume DesignPacharin Surawatanapongs for Happy Old Year (Thailand)
Best Production DesignLee Ha-jun for  Parasite (South Korea)
Best Visual EffectsTomi Kuo, Renovatio Pictures for Detention (Taiwan)
Best SoundKureishi Yoshifumi for Listen to the Universe (Japan)

Recent Related News:

The 65th edition of Amazon Filmfare Awards 2020 was held at Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati, Assam from15 Feb 2020 – 16 Feb 2020. The event was hosted by Karan Kumar Johar (often referred to as KJo), an Indian film director, producer, actor and television personality & Varun Dhawan, Vicky Kaushal. Zoya Akhtar’s directorial ‘Gully Boy’ emerged as a big winner as it bagged 13 awards including the prestigious best film award.

About Asian Film Awards Academy(AFAA):

Asian Film Awards Academy, a nonprofit organisation created jointly by the three main Asian Film Festivals, Busan, Hong Kong and Tokyo.

AFA Academy has been presenting awards since 2015.

Chairman– Dr. Wilfred Wong