| aTV World, aTV Asia|
19 March 2012
Angela Chow, Janet Hsieh
| 1 hour, 30 minutes|
| Angela Chow
Nader and Simin, A Separation
Nader and Simin, A Separation (4)
The Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (8)
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
The 6th Asian Film Awards is an intra-continental annually-presented award ceremony hosted during the Hong Kong International Film Festival to honour the best Asian films of 2011.
Awards were presented in 14 general categories. People's Choice Awards were also presented for Favorite Actor and Favorite Actress. In addition, three special awards were also given, the Lifetime Achievement Award, The Edward Yang New Talent Award and The Asian Film Award for 2011’s Top Grossing Asian Film. Nominations were announced on January 17, 2012 and the ceremony took place on March 19, 2012.
The awards were held at the Grand Hall of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center as part of the Entertainment Expo's Opening Gala. It was broadcast in aTV World in March 20 and in aTV Asia in March 22.
6th Asian Film Awards Wikipedia
The jury for the awards consisted of 12 members from various countries; filmmakers, producers, critics and delegates from other international film festivals were a part of the jury.LegendBold - Jury President; Italics - delegate from film festivals such as Cannes Film Festival, Busan International Film Festival, Berlinale and Tokyo International Film Festival
Winners are listed first and highlighted in bold.Lifetime Achievement Award
The Edward Yang New Talent Award
The Asian Film Award for 2011’s Top Grossing Asian Film
Let the Bullets Fly /
These films won more than one award at the ceremony :Four : Nader and Simin, A Separation
Three : Wu Xia
Two : A Simple Life, The Flying Swords of Dragon Gate
These films received more than one nomination at the awards :Eight : The Flying Swords of Dragon Gate
Six : Nader and Simin, A Separation, The Flowers of War, Seediq Bale
Four : A Simple Life, Wu Xia
Three : Lovely Man, The Front Line, The Woman in the Septic Tank, You Are the Apple of My Eye, You Don't Get Life a Second Time,
Two : 11 Flowers, Chronicle of My Mother, Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai, Overheard 2, Postcard, Starry Starry Night, The Dirty Picture, The Mirror Never Lies, The Outrage, War of the Arrows, White Vengeance
The awards tally includes People's Choice Awards and special awards.Nominations
The nominations tally includes People's Choice Awards nominations.Notes
: The term "Mainland China"
was used to refer to the People's Republic of China.
: The term "Taiwan"
was used to refer to the Republic of China.
: 6 awards are shared between Hong Kong and Mainland China.
: 18 nominations are shared with Hong Kong, France and Taiwan.
: 16 nominations are shared with China and Taiwan.
: 2 nominations are shared with China and Hong Kong.
: France was included because of the co-production with China for the film, 11 Flowers
, thus sharing 2 nominations with China.
Khalil Fong — "Johnny B. Goode"
Joanna Wang — "Apathy"
GACKT — "Ghost"
Jia Zhangke & Josie Ho — presented Best Screenwriter
Gwei Lun-mei & Wing Shya — presented Best Cinematographer
Vivienne Tam & Shawn Yue — presented the Best Costume Designer
Donny Damara & Daniel Lee — presented Best Production Designer
Michelle Chen, Ko Chen-tung & Giddens Ko — presented Best Composer
Lee Chang-dong — presented The Edward Yang New Talent Award
Chen Daming & Zhang Jingchu — presented Best Visual Effects
Umin Boya & Mario Maurer — presented Best Editor
Wilfred Wong — presented People's Choice Awards for Favorite Actor & Favorite Actress
Ng See-yuen — presented The Asian Film Award for 2011's Top Grossing Asian Film
Andy Lau & Yoon Eun-hye — presented Best Newcomer
Eugene Domingo & Qin Hailu — presented Best Supporting Actor
Ananda Everingham & Karina — presented Best Supporting Actress
Sylvia Chang & Deanie Ip — presented Lifetime Achievement Award
Karen Mok & Joe Odagiri — presented Best Actor
Gu Changwei & Xu Fan — presented Best Actress
Lee Lieh & Lu Chuan — presented Best Director
Eric Khoo & Siqin Gaowa — presented Best Film