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Golden Horse Film Festival

Taiwan calls for film awards to be scrapped after poor haul

Sean Lau Ching-wan and Liang Jing with the Golden Horses they won in Taipei on Saturday. Photos: Xinhua

Taiwan's failure to win more awards at the Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival has triggered debate on the island, including among lawmakers, about whether the half-century-old regional gala should be stopped.

Wednesday, 28 November, 2012, 3:46am 4 comments

Johnnie To, Sean Lau win at Golden Horse Awards

Hong Kong's Sean Lau Ching-wan and Taiwan's Gwei Lun-mei show off their best actor and actress prizes at Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong director Johnnie To Kei-fung won best director for Life Without Principle and Sean Lau Ching-wan was named best actor for his role in the movie at Taiwan's Golden Horse Film Awards last night.

25 Nov 2012 - 6:17pm

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