Bae Doo-na Wins Three Acting Awards in Japan

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Bae Doo-na has been named the winner of three acting awards from three different film festivals in Japan for her performance in the Japanese film "Air Doll."

Bae will receive the best actress award at the 19th Tokyo Sports Movie Awards on Feb. 28, and then claim the awards for best leading actress at the Japan Academy Prize on March 5 and the Takasaki Film Festival on March 28.

"Air Doll" is the latest work of acclaimed Japanese director Hirokazu Koreeda, who also made "Nobody Knows" and "Wonderful Life."

The film was featured in the Pusan International Film Festival last year, but it has not yet been scheduled for a full release in Korea.

englishnews@chosun.com / Jan. 22, 2010 09:30 KST