Hong Kong Film Awards 2009

Winners of the 28th Hong Kong Film Awards…

Best film – Ip Man
Best director – Ann Hui (The Way We Are)
Best screenplay – Lou Shiu Wa (The Way We Are)

Best actor – Nick Cheung (The Beast Stalker)
Best actress – Paw Hee Ching (The Way We Are)
Best supporting actor – Liu Kai Chi (The Beast Stalker)
Best supporting actress – Chan Lai Wun (The Way We Are)
Best new performer – Xu Jiao (CJ 7)

Best cinematography – Arthur Wong (Painted Skin)
Best film editing – Yau Chi Wai (Connected)
Best art direction – Tim Yip (Red Cliff)
Best costume make up design – Tim Yip (Red Cliff)

Best action choreography – Sammo Hung & Leung Siu Hung (Ip Man)
Best sound design – Wu Jiang & Roger Savage (Red Cliff)
Best visual effects – Craig Hayes (Red Cliff)

Best original film score – Taro Iwashiro (Red Cliff)
Best original film song – Painted Heart (Painted Skin)
Best new director – Derek Kwok (The Moss)

Best Asian film – Assembly
Professional achievement award – Ding Yu
Lifetime achievement award – Josephine Siao

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