Kamila Andini the first film, The Mirror Never Lies won the award at the Mumbai Film Festival 2011. Announcement of the award has been made on October 20, 2011 and in Mumbai, India.
Kamila acquire Bright Young Talent Award, an award from the jury for a new director who is judged to have incredible potential. Kamila and the movie represent Indonesia to compete with filmmakers films from other nations.
Call it the ‘Sleeping Beauty’ by Julia Leigh who received a positive response when aired at the Cannes Film Festival this year. Of Australia’s film starring actress Emily Browning famous through the film by Zack Snyder, ‘Sucker Punch’.
Of the 14 films competing at the Mumbai Film Festival 2011, ‘The Mirror Never Lies’ is the only representative from South East Asia. For in Asia itself, there is a movie by director Leena Manimekalai (India), entitled ‘The Dead Sea’.
‘The Mirror Never Lies’ is a film that tells about the life of Ferns, a little girl from Bajo who live in villages in the middle of the sea Wakatobi. The film starring Atiqah Rahadian Hasiholan and Reza.
Produced by Garin Nugroho and Nadine Chandrawinata, ‘The Mirror Never Lies’ is the result of collaboration between SET Film, WWF Indonesia Wakatobi and Local Government. Before the Mumbai Film Festival, ‘The Mirror Never Lies’ has been left for Busan International Film Festival (Korea) and the Vancouver Int’l Film Festival (Canada).
Kamila Andini currently still in Mumbai. However, he will soon be ready to bring The Mirror Never Lies to another film festival at the Tokyo International Film Festival. In Tokyo, The Mirror will fall into the category of The Winds of Asia, a category which plays selected films from Asia this year.