Harvest time in Taiwan. The Golden Horde Awards have been presented. ‘Dear Ex’ has cashed out 3 Golden Horse Awards out of 8 Nominations. Hsieh Ying-xuan keeps Best Leading Actress award for ‘Dear Ex’. ‘On Happiness Road’ wins the Award for Best Animated Feature. Both films had their Dutch premiere in October during CinemAsia On Tour TAIWAN FOCUS festival. ‘Dear Ex’ will be screened again at the CinemAsia Film Festival (5-10 March 2019) in Amsterdam.
About Golden Horse Awards
The Golden Horse Awards are among the most prestigious and time-honored film awards in the world of Chinese language cinema. The Golden Horse Awards welcome annual entries from Taiwan, Hong Kong, China and other Chinese speaking areas. The nomination list of the 55th Golden Horse Awards will be announced on October 1st and the final results will be revealed at the Golden Horse Awards Ceremony on November 17th 2018. The Chinese actress Gong Li (photo), well known from films such as Raise The Red Lantern, Farewell My Concubine, Curse Of The Golden Flower and Shanghai) leads the Jury for this 55th Golden Horse Awards.
Taiwanese Director Ang Lee is Chairman of The Executive Committee. He won an Oscar for Best Directing for Broke Back Mountain. And an Academy Award for Best Foreign Film for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragons.