December 21, 2010 11:11
The Korean film "Sky and Sea" starring Jang Na-ra won the Media Award at the 8th Tirana International Film Festival, which wrapped up in Albania on Saturday. The news was announced on the film festival's website on Monday.
"Sky and Sea" was the first Asian film to be invited to the competition and to win an award since the festival began in 2003.
This year's TIFF featured 72 films, with 11 in competition.
Jang won the best actress in a foreign film award for her performance in "Sky and Sea" at China's prestigious Golden Rooster & Hundred Flowers Film Festival in October.
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