Applauded “Life’s Good Film”, Recognized at International Film Festivals, Business News
LG’s cinematic message of hope and humanity resonates with audiences around the world
Seoul, South Korea, 22 November 2021 / PRNewswire / – LG Electronics (LG) is proud to announce that LG and Jackson tisi co-produced Life is Beautiful Movie won the award for best short documentary of the month at Indie short film festival, one of the eight awards at major film festivals around the world.
Celebrating the unique perspectives and voices of a younger generation, LG’s uplifting film also received the award for Best Documentary Short by Dreamachine International Film Festival and honored by the Cift Toronto Independent Film Festival. The beautiful film of life was nominated as a finalist in the documentary short category at the New York International Film Awards as well as second finalist in the San Francisco Independent Short Film Festival. As the film festival industry has just recovered from a devastating 2020-2021 year, The beautiful film of life will be screened at Arpa International Film Festival and the Oregon Documentary Film Festival as the award year draws to a close.
the The beautiful film of life is the touching and heartfelt climax of the The Good Life Movie Project, which saw 531 amateur filmmakers from 33 countries share their creative interpretations of LG Life is Beautiful message. Part of LG 2021 Life is Beautiful campaign, the project shed light on the diversity of peoples, cultures and nature of the world while simultaneously communicating the humanity and hope that unites us all.
Putting together many of the superb submissions sent, the director Jackson tisi and LG have collaborated to create a 20-minute visually beautiful and emotionally uplifting piece of art. The award-winning short has garnered considerable interest online with over 240 million impressions and over 77 million total views of related social media posts.
âTo be recognized by the respected community of international film festivals next to Jackson is something we never expected or imagined,â said Lee jung-suk, head of LG’s Global Marketing Center. “Jackson is a master and has been incredibly effective in delivering the message. Life is Beautiful through the voice of the leaders of tomorrow. LG thanks Jackson for his outstanding leadership and for helping us shape such an inspiring story. “
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On Jackson tisi
At 25 years, Jackson tisi made a name for himself as a young filmmaker. Jackson’s work spans music videos, commercials and documentaries. His shorts and music videos have won numerous awards, including Vimeo Staff Choices, Atlantic Selects and several film festival nominations. His film LEON won him gold at the Young Directors Award in Cannes, France Last year. He was also admitted into the final class of Young Guns by the One Club for Creativity. He is currently working on the development of longer form projects.