24th Busan International Film Festival Awards Announced

The Busan International Film Festival has revealed its awards for the 24th edition of the festival.

The award winners are:

New Currents Award

Winner 1: Rom | Tran Thanh Huy | Vietnam

Winner 2: Haifa Street | Mohanad Hayal | Iraq

Special Mention: Just Like That | Kislay Kislay| India

Kim Jiseok Award         

Winner 1: Circus of Life | Sarmad Sultan Khoosat | Pakistan

Winner 2: Market | Pradip Kurbah | India

BIFF Mecenat Award

Winner 1: Underground | Kim Jeong-keun | Korea

Winner 2: Noodle Kid | Huo Ning | China

Sonje Award

Winner 1: Hello | Jin Seong-moon | Korea

Winner 2: Dragon′s Tail | Saeed Keshavarz | Iran

Actor & Actress of the Year

Winner 1: The Education | Kim Junhyung | Korea

Winner 2: The Education | Mun Hye-in | Korea

KNN Award

Winner: An Old Lady | Lim Sun-ae | Korea

Busan Bank Award

Winner: Fabulous | Melanie Charbonneau | Canada


Winner: Running to the Sky | Mirlan Abdykalykov| Kyrgyzstan


Winner: Moving On | Yoon Danbi | Korea

KTH Award            

Winner 1: Lucky Monster | Bong Joon-young | Korea

Winner 2: Moving On | Yoon Danbi | Korea

KBS Independent Film Award

Winner: LUCKY CHAN-SIL | Kim Cho-hee | Korea

CGV Arthouse Award

Winner: LUCKY CHAN-SIL | Kim Cho-hee | Korea

Directors Guild of Korea Award

Winner 1: Moving on | Yoon Danbi | Korea

Winner 2: LUCKY CHAN-SIL | Kim Cho-hee | Korea

CGK&SamyangXEEN Award

Winner: Kyungmi’s World | Cinematographer Kim Gilja | Korea

Citizen Critics’ Award

Winner: Moving On | Yoon Danbi | Korea

Busan Cinephile Award

Winner: Que Sea Ley (Let It Be Law) | Juan Solanas | Argentina/Uruguay

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