Thursday, April 22, 2010

34th Hong Kong International Film Festival Award Winners

For those that still doubt my 'good eye' for movies (lol!) check the big winner in this festival. Yes, was the only film that really called my attention when I leaned about the lineup. Anyway here are the award winner films.

Asian Digital Competition
Golden Digital Award: Guang Ban (Sun Spots), Yang Heng, China, 2009
Silver Digital Award: 寻欢作乐 The High Life, Zhao Dayong, China, 2010

FIPRESCI Prize: 寻欢作乐 The High Life, Zhao Dayong, China, 2010
Special Mention: 夜郎 Tangle, Liu Yonghong, China, 2010

SIGNIS Award: A Brand New Life, Ounie Lecomte, South Korea and France,2009
Commendation: Letters to Father Jacob, Klaus Haro, Finland, 2009

Humanitarian Awards for Documentaries
Best Documentary: Petition, Zhao Liang, China, 2009
Outstanding Documentary: Enemies of the People, Rob Lemkin and Thet Sambath, UK and Cambodia, 2009

Short Film Competition
Grand Prize: Hanasaari A, Hannes Vartiainen and Pekka Veikkolainen, Finland
Jury Prize: Berlin Wall, Paul Cotter, Germany

To check the announcement go here.

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