Yoo Ah In to Receive “Next Generation Award” At The 10th Asian Film Awards 2016

The 10th Asian Film Awards 2016 (AFA 2016) is one of the most awaited major award ceremonies for movies in Asia. The Asian Film Awards is touted as “The Oscars of Asia”. The Asian Film Awards are presented annually by the Hong Kong International Film Festival Society to recognized the excellence of the film professionals in the film industries of Asian cinema.

This year, the academy received around 1,600 entries from 32 countries, but only few could make it in the final nomination list. The Asian Film Award Academy announced the list of nominees for the 10th Asian Film Awards early this month. The winners will be revealed on March 17th at the Venetian Theater, Venetian Hotel, Macau.

Yoo Ah In’s blockbuster film “Veteran” received 4 nominations: Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Editing. Yoo Ah In’s other hit film “The Throne” (“Sado”) received 2 nominations for Best Original Music and Best Costume Design.

Yoo Ah In will be awarded the “Next Generation Award” by the Asian Film Awards this year, thanks to his two successful films “Veteran” and “The Throne.

Yoo Ah In is invited to attend the AFA ceremony night in Macau on the 17th, and his agency confirmed that he would come to the event to receive the award. Yay!

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Submit your questions with #AskYOO hashtag before this Thu 2:30pm HKT via AFA official twitter (https://twitter.com/AFAA), YOO Ah-in will answer live on Twitter Q&A! Weeh~!

Check out the complete list of nominees in the 10th Asian Film Awards 2016:

Best Film
The Assassin (Nie yin niang) by Hou Hsiao-Hsien – Hong Kong, China, Taiwan | 2015
Bajirao Mastani by Sanjay Leela Bhansali – India | 2015
Three Stories of Love by Koibito Tachi – Japan | 2015
Mr. Six by Hu Guan – China | 2015
Veteran by Ryoo Seung-wan – South Korea | 2015

Best Director
Jia Zhangke for the film Mountains May Depart
China, France, Japan | 2015
Hou Hsiao Hsien for the film The Assassin – Hong Kong, China, Taiwan | 2015
Koreeda Hirokazu for the film Our Little Sister – Japan | 2015
Guan Hu for the film Mr. Six – China | 2015
Ryoo Seung Wan for the film Veteran – South Korea | 2015

Best Actor
Donnie Yen for the film Ip Man 3 – Hong Kong
Nagase Masatoshi for the film An – Japan
Feng Xiaogang for the film Mr Six – China
Lee Byung-Hun for the film Inside Man – South Korea
John Arcilla for the film Heneral Luna – The Philippines

Best Actress
Zhao Tao for the film Mountains May Depart – France, Japan, China
Shu Qi for the film The Assassin – Hong Kong, China, Taiwan
Ayase Haruka for the film Our Little Sister – Japan
Kim Hye-soo for the film Coin Locker Girl – South Korea
Karena Lam for the film Zinnia Flower – Taiwan

Best Supporting Actor
Max Zhang for the film Ip Man 3 – Hong Kong
Michael Ning for the film Port of Call – Hong Kong
Asano Tadanobu for the film Journey to the shore – Japan
Oh Dal-soo for the film Assassination – South Korea
Cheng Jen Shuo for the film Thanatos, Drunk – Taiwan

Best Supporting Actress
Zhou Yun for the film The Assassin Hong Kong, China, Taiwan
Tshuchiya Anna for the film Gonin Saga – Japan
Cherry Ngan for the film Mojin: The Lost Legend – China
Ueno Juri for the film The Beauty Inside – South Korea
Park So-dam for the film The Priests – South Korea

Best Newcomer
Vicky Kaushal – Masaan – France, India
Jessie Li – Port of Call – Hong Kong
Fujino Ryoko – Solomon’s Perjury 1 & 2 – Japan
Kim Seol-hyun – Gangnam Blues – South Korea
Lee HOng-Chi – Thanatos, Drunk – Taiwan
Waruntorn Paonil – Snap – Thailand

Best Screenplay
Jia Zhang-ke – Mountains May Depart – France, Japan, China
Philip Yung – Port of Call – Hong Kong
Vishal Bhardwaj – Talvar– India
Ujita Takashi, Kurosawa Kiyoshi – Journey to the shore – Japan
Ryoo Seung-wan – Veteran – South Korea

Best Editing
William Chang Suk Ping, Chu Ka Yat, Liao Ching-sung, Wong Hoi, Philip Yung – Port of Call – Hong Kong
Rajesh Pandey – Bajirao Mastani – India
Ozeki Yasuyuki – Bakuman – Japan
Tu Yiran – Jian Bing Man – China
Kim Jae-bum, Kim Sang-beom – Veteran – South Korea

Best Cinematography
Christopher Doyle – Port of Call – Hong Kong
Mark Lee Ping-Bing – The Assassin – Hong Kong, China, Taiwan
Sasakibara Yasushi, Yamamoto Yoshiaki– Gonin Saga – Japan
Luo Pan – Mr. Six – China
Kim Woo-hyung – Assassination – South Korea

Best Original Music
Lim Giong – The Assassin – Hong Kong, China, Taiwan
Nihar Ranjan Samal – Bajirao Mastani – India
Amit Trivedi – Bombay Velvet – India
OtomoYoshihide – Journey To the Shore – Japan
Bang Joo-seok – The Throne – South Korea

Best Costume Design
Hwarng Wern Ying – The Assassin – Hong Kong, China, Taiwan
Maxima Basu, Anju Modi – Bajirao Mastani – India
Miyamoto Masae – Kakekomi – Japan
Lee Ji-yeon, Shim Hyun-seob – The Throne – South Korea
Carlo Tabije – Heneral Luna – The Philippines

Best Production Design
Ken Mak – Ip Man 3 – Hong Kong
Hwarng Wern-Ying – The Assassin – Hong Kong, China, Taiwan
Harada Tetsuo – Kakekomi – Japan
Lee Min-su – Inside Men – South Korea
Benjamin Padero, Carlo Tabije – Heneral Luna – The Philippines

Best Visual Effects
Ellen Poon, Jason H. Snell, Tang Bingbing – Monster Hunt – Hong Kong, China
Srinivas Mohan – Baahubali: The beginning – India
Prasad Sutar – Bajirao Mastani – India
Onoue Katsuro – Attack on titan – Japan
Cho Yong Seok, Choi Jae Cheon, Lee Jeon Hyoung – The Tiger – South Korea

Best Sound
Lee Yiu Keung, Kinson Tsang, George Yiu Chun Hin – Monster Hunt – Hong Kong, China
Chu Shih-Yi, Tu Duu-Chih, Wu Shu-yao – The Assassin – Hong Kong, China, Taiwan
Watanabe Shinji – Bukaman – Japan
Nishiyama Toru – The Inerasable – Japan
Kim Suk-won, Park Joo-gang – Assassination – South Korea

Next Generation Award: Yoo Ah In – South Korea

The 10th AFA winners will be revealed on March 17th at the Venetian Theater, Venetian Hotel, Macau.

Congrats, Yoo Ah In!😀

 

Source: Asian Film Awards, OSEN

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2 Responses to “Yoo Ah In to Receive “Next Generation Award” At The 10th Asian Film Awards 2016”
  1. Sophia says:

    Wow awesommme!!!

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