Hong Kong Film Awards 2014

The HK Film Awards Association [Cn] has released photos of the main nominees of the 2014 awards which will be presented at Hong Kong Cultural Centre on April 13. The images will feature in a special publication for the gala event.

[Update] The main winners include The Grandmaster (film), Zhang Ziyi (actress), Nick Cheung (actor), Kara Hui (supporting actress), Max Zhang (supporting actor), Wong Kar Wai (director) and Babyjohn Choi (newcomer). Congratulations.

Hong Kong Film Awards 2014 best actress nominees
Best Actress – Cherry Ngan, Tang Wei, Zhang Ziyi, Sammi Cheng, Nina Paw

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Wuxia (Dragon) at Cannes

The cast of Chinese movie Wuxia (aka Dragon) – i.e. Donnie Yen, Tang Wei, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Kara Hui, Jimmy Wang, Li Xiaoran, and director Peter Chan etc. – making their red carpet appearance at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival

Wuxia Dragon Cannes

The ancient martial arts film tells the story of an assassin (Donnie Yen) who gone into exile in a small village, hiding away from his notorious gang (led by Jimmy Wang) as well as the kingdom detective (Takeshi Kaneshiro). After getting married (with Tang Wei) and living peacefully for some years, the two parties finally caught up with Donnie, and the three-corner battles explode.

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47th Golden Horse Awards (2010)

The 47th Golden Horse Awards – Chinese equivalent of American Oscars – were presented on Saturday in Taipei. Some red carpet pics and major winners below…

Ethan Ruan (best actor)
Ethan Ruan at Golden Horse Awards 2010 red carpet

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29th Hong Kong Film Awards (2010) winners

Winners of the 2010 Hong Kong Film Awards

Best Film: “Bodyguards and Assassin”
Best Director: Teddy Chen, “Bodyguards and Assassin”
Best Screenplay: Alex Law Kai Yui, “Echoes Of The Rainbow”

Best Actor: Simon Yam, “Echoes Of The Rainbow”
Best Actress: Wai Yin Hung, “At The End Of Daybreak”
Best Supporting Actor: Nicholas Tse, “Bodyguards And Assassins”
Best Supporting Actress: Michelle Ye, “Accident”

Best New Performer: Aarif Lee, “Echoes Of The Rainbow”
Best New Director: Cheung King Wai, “KJ”

Best Cinematography: Arthur Wong Ngok Tai, “Bodyguards And Assassins”
Best Film Editing: Kong Chi Leung & Chan Chi Wai, “Overheard”
Best Art Direction: Ken Mak, “Bodyguards And Assassins”
Best Costume & Make Up Design: Dora Ng Li Lo, “Bodyguards And Assassins”
Best Action Choreo.: Stephen Tung & Lee Tat Chiu, “Bodyguards And Assassins”

Best Visual Effects: Ng Yuen Fai, Chas Chau & Tam Kai Kwan, “Storm Warriors”
Best Sound Design: Steve Burgess & Wu Jiang, “Red Cliff II”
Best Ori. Film Score: Chan Kwong Wing & Peter Kam, “Bodyguards And Assassins”
Best Original Film Song: “Echoes Of The Rainbow”, “Echoes Of The Rainbow”
(Composer: Lowell Lo – Lyricist: Alex Law Kai Yui – Singer: Aarif Lee)

Best Asian Film: “Departures” (Japan)
Professional Merit Award: Cho Lam
Lifetime Achievement Award: Liu Jia Chang

46th Golden Horse Awards (2009)

Taiwanese film No Puedo Vivir Sin Ti (lit. I Can’t Live Without You in Spanish) was the biggest winner at the prestigious 46th Golden Horse Awards on Saturday night in Taipei. It’s the first local movie to win the best picture in seven years; and director Leon Dai also begged the personal award.

Hot favourite Li Bingbing was crowned the best actress; while Huang Bo and Nick Cheung were both named as best actor(s), a first in the award history. Full winning list after some red carpet and winners’ pics…

Best leading actress Li Bingbing
Chinese actress Li Bingbing at Golden Horse 2009

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