2 Oct – Gordon Lam's upcoming film, "Hand Rolled Cigarette" recently received five nominations at the Golden Horse Awards.
As reported on Mingpao, the movie which has yet to be released in cinemas, became the only Hong Kong movie with the most nominations at the awards, which is dominated mostly by Taiwanese films with several other submissions from Malaysia and Singapore.
The movie was shortlisted for Beat Feature Film, Best New Director, Best Art Design, Best Editing, as well as Best Actor for Gordon Lam - the latter who will be competing with the likes of actors such as Mo Tzu-yi ("Dear Tenant"), Lin Bo-Hong ("I WeirDo"), Li Kuan-ting ("My Missing Valentine"), and Singaporean actor Mark Lee ("Number 1").
On the other hand, Hong Kong actor Terrance Lau was nominated for Best New Actor with "Beyond the Dream" alongside others that also include Heyo ("The Way We Keep Dancing") and "The Silent Forest" actress Chen Yan-fei.
The upcoming 57th Golden Horse Awards will be held on 21 November.
(Photo Source: Mingpao)