Monday, January 18, 2016

[2016.01.19] PORT OF CALL WINS BIG AT THE FILM CRITIC SOCIETY AWARDS


courtesy of mingpao.com
Best Actor Michael Ning 
Best Actress Jessie Li
The Aaron Kwok starred PORT OF CALL wins Best Film
courtesy of on.cc

The 2015 Hong Kong Film Critic Society Awards yesterday announced its winners. PORT OF CALL (DAP HUET CHUM MUI) was the big winner with three major awards, including Best Film, Best Actor Michael Ning (Bak Ji) and Best Actress Jessie Li (Chun Xia). Aaron Kwok Fu Sing was left empty handed. Tsui Hark with THE TAKING OF TIGER MOUNTAIN won Best Director, Sylvia Chang (Cheung Ngai Ga) and Yukihiko Kageyama's MURMUR OF THE HEARTS (LIM LIM) won Best Screenplay.

PORT's director Philip Yung Chi Kwong said about the recognition for the film, "I want to thank the Film Critic Society. I am very honored to be able to win with Directors Tsui Hark and Cheung Ngai Ga (Sylvia Chang) because both are directors I respect very much. At the same time, I also have to congratulate Bak Ji and Chun Xia for their acting awards. I hope at the Hong Kong Film Awards, the actors in the film, Kwok Fu Sing, Kam Yin Ling (Elaine Jin), Bak Ji and Chun Xia will be able to win awards together." Chun Xia felt very happy. "This is a professional award, I am very happy to be able to receive professional recognition. Winning an award with Bak Ji is a happy event because it is like participating in an event with family and friends. It's very perfect." At the same time, the Hong Kong Film Critic Society also selected seven recommended films: THE TAKING OF TIGER MOUNTAIN, MUMUR OF THE HEARTS, TEN YEARS, SPL 2, OFFICE (WA LAI SEUNG BAN JOOK), KEEPER OF DARKNESS (TOR DEI KUI MOR YUN) and SHE REMEMBERS, HE FORGETS (NA YUT TIN NGOR MOON WUI FEI).

THE 2015 HONG KONG FILM CRITIC SOCIETY AWARDS
http://www.filmcritics.org.hk

BEST FILM:
PORT OF CALL
BEST DIRECTOR: Tsui HARK (THE TAKING OF TIGER MOUNTAIN)
BEST ACTOR: Michael Ning (PORT OF CALL)
BEST ACTRESS: Jessie Li (PORT OF CALL)
BEST SCREENPLAY: Sylvia Cheung, Yukihiko Kageyama (MURMUR OF THE HEARTS)

RECOMMENDED FILMS:
THE TAKING OF TIGER MOUNTAIN
MUMUR OF THE HEARTS
TEN YEARS
SPL 2
OFFICE
KEEPER OF DARKNESS
SHE REMEMBERS, HE FORGETS

No comments:

Post a Comment