XIAMEN (XINHUA) – The Father has gained the very best worldwide movie award at China’s thirty fourth Golden Rooster Awards.
The winners had been introduced on Thursday night (Dec 30) within the metropolis of Xiamen, in China’s Fujian Province.
The Father (2020), which gained lead actor Anthony Hopkins an Oscar, is a French-British co-production which tells the story of a person who refuses all help from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his altering circumstances, he begins to doubt his family members, his personal thoughts and even the material of his actuality.
That is the primary time the worldwide movie class has featured within the Golden Rooster Awards, China’s prime movie awards, in its 40 years of historical past.
The Father, which additionally starred British actress Olivia Colman, beat Persischstunden, Pinocchio, Wolfwalkers and Glad Previous 12 months.
Chinese language spy thriller Cliff Walkers (2021), nominated for seven awards, took dwelling three prizes.
The movie, set within the Nineteen Thirties in north-east China’s Harbin in the course of the Japanese invasion, claimed the titles of greatest director for Zhang Yimou, greatest actor for Zhang Yi, in addition to greatest cinematography.
Zhang Yimou has beforehand gained greatest director for Not One Much less in 1999, The Highway Dwelling in 2000 and Hero in 2003.
One of the best characteristic movie award went to Island Keeper (2021), a patriotic movie a few married couple who guard a small Chinese language islet for greater than 30 years. Directed by Chen Li, the film stars Liu Ye and Gong Zhe.
One of the best actress honour went to Zhang Xiaofei, the protagonist of Chinese language comedy Hello, Mother (2021), the third highest grossing movie of 2021 .