"Our Time Will Come" wins big at HKFA

16 Apr – Ann Hui's historical movie "Our Time Will Come" has bagged the most wins at the 37th Hong Kong Film Awards.

As reported on Mingpao, the movie, which revolves around the resistance led by the legendary woman Fang Gu during the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong won two major awards including Best Picture and Best Director for Ann Hui at the event held on 15 April.

In addition, it also won Best Supporting Actress for Deannie Ip, who plays the role of Mrs. Fong in the movie.

Other accolades include Best Art Direction (for Chung Man Lim and Billy Li), and Best Original Film Score by Joe Hisaishi.

The winners are as follows:

 

BEST FILM: Our Time Will Come

BEST DIRECTOR: Ann Hui (OUR TIME WILL COME)

 

BEST ACTOR: Louis Koo (PARADOX)

BEST ACTRESS: Teresa Mo (TOMORROW IS ANOTHER DAY)

 

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR: Philip Keung (SHOCK WAVE)

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Deanie Ip (OUR TIME WILL COME)

 

BEST NEW PERFORMER: Ling Man Lung (TOMORROW IS ANOTHER DAY)

BEST NEW DIRECTOR: Kearen Pang (29+1)

 

BEST SCREENPLAY: Sylvia Chang & You Xiaoying (LOVE EDUCATION)

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: Jason Kwan (CHASING THE DRAGON)

 

BEST FILM EDITING: Li Ka Wing (CHASING THE DRAGON)

BEST ART DIRECTION: Chung Man Lim & Billy Li (OUR TIME WILL COME)

 

BEST COSTUME AND MAKE UP DESIGN: Bruce Yu & Lee Pik Kwan (JOURNEY TO THE WEST: THE DEMONS STRIKE BACK)

BEST ACTION CHOREOGRAPHY: Sammo Hung (PARADOX)

 

BEST ORIGINAL FILM SCORE: Joe Hisaishi (OUR TIME WILL COME)

BEST ORIGINAL FILM SONG: AN UNHEARD MELODY (CONCERT OF THE BULLY)

Composer : Peter Kam

Lyrics: Chen Shaoqi

Performer: Ronald Cheng

 

BEST SOUND DESIGN: Kinson Tsang & George Lee Yiu Keung (PARADOX)

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS: Henri Wong, Eric Xu (WUKONG)

 

BEST FILM FROM MAINLAND AND TAIWAN: "The Great Buddha+"

PROFESSIONAL SPIRIT AWARD: Pauline Yeung

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD: Chor Yuen

 

BEST DRESSED: Stephy Tang, Philip Keung