Thursday, April 24, 2014

THE GRANDMASTER Takes Home 12 Awards Including Best Picture at Hong Kong Film Awards

The winners of the 33rd Hong Kong Film Awards have just announced and Wong Kar Wai's THE GRANDMASTER grabbed a extraordinary twelve awards including best picture! The movie took home Best Film, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Screenplay and Best Action Choreography.

Best Film - The Grandmaster

Best Director - Wong Kar Wai (The Grandmaster)

Best Actress - Zhang Ziyi (The Grandmaster)

Best Supporting Actor - Max Zhang (The Grandmaster)

Best Screenplay - Wong Kar Wai, Xu Haofeng, Zhao Jingzhi (The Grandmaster)

Best Editing - William Chang, Benjamin Courtine, Poon Hung-yiu (The Grandmaster)

Best Cinematography - Philippe LeSourd (The Grandmaster)

Best Production Design - William Chang (The Grandmaster)

Best Costumes & Make-Up - (The Grandmaster)

Best Action Choreography - Yuen Woo Ping (The Grandmaster)

Best Score - Umebayashi Shigeru, Nathaniel Mechaly (The Grandmaster)

Best Sound - (The Grandmaster)

"I remember it was 1994 when I was last here. It was a short walk from the podium to the stage, but it took me 20 years to come back to this spot," said Wong when he accepted the best director award.

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