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Awards

BAFTA Awards

2016 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film not in the English Language
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

2015 Nominee
Asia Pacific Screen Award
Achievement in Directing
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Best Film
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

Asia-Pacific Film Festival

1998 Winner
Best Director
Hai shang hua (1998)
1996 Winner
Best Director
Hao nan hao nu (1995)
1985 Winner
Special Jury Award
Tóngnián wangshì (1985)
1984 Winner
Best Director
Dong dong de jiàqi (1984)

Asian Film Awards

2016 Winner
Asian Film Award
Best Director
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2015 Nominee
ACCA
Best Foreign Language Film
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Taiwan

Berlin International Film Festival

1986 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Forum of New Cinema
Tóngnián wangshì (1985)

Cannes Film Festival

2015 Winner
Best Director
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Nominee
Palme d'Or
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
2007 Nominee
Un Certain Regard Award
Le voyage du ballon rouge (2007)
2005 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Zui hao de shi guang (2005)
2001 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Qianxi mànbo (2001)
1998 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Hai shang hua (1998)
1996 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Nan guo zai jian, nan guo (1996)
1995 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Hao nan hao nu (1995)
1993 Winner
Jury Prize
Xi meng ren sheng (1993)
Nominee
Palme d'Or
Xi meng ren sheng (1993)

Changchun Film Festival

1996 Winner
Golden Deer
Best Director
Hao nan hao nu (1995)

Chicago International Film Festival

2001 Winner
Silver Hugo
Qianxi mànbo (2001)
1995 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Hao nan hao nu (1995)

China Film Director's Guild Awards

2016 Winner
China Film Directors' Guild Award
Best Director From Hong Kong or Taiwan
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

Chinese Film Media Awards

2016 Winner
China Film Media Award
Best Director
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

Chlotrudis Awards

2016 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Director
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

European Film Awards

2001 Nominee
Screen International Award
Qianxi mànbo (2001)
Taiwan

Film Independent Spirit Awards

1991 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
Beiqíng chéngshì (1989)
Taiwan.

Fribourg International Film Festival

1996 Winner
Special Jury Award
Hao nan hao nu (1995)
1994 Winner
Distribution Help Award
Xi meng ren sheng (1993)
Tied with Kosh ba kosh (1993).

Ghent International Film Festival

2001 Winner
Best Director
Qianxi mànbo (2001)
Nominee
Grand Prix
Qianxi mànbo (2001)

Gold Derby Awards

2016 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Foreign Language Film
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Taiwan

Golden Apricot Yerevan International Film Festival

2006 Winner
Grand Prix - Golden Apricot
Best Film
Zui hao de shi guang (2005)

Golden Horse Film Festival

2015 Winner
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Outstanding Taiwanese Filmmaker of the Year
2005 Winner
Golden Horse Award
Best Taiwanese Filmmaker of the Year
Zui hao de shi guang (2005)
Nominee
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Zui hao de shi guang (2005)
Best Original Screenplay
Zui hao de shi guang (2005)
Shared with:
1998 Nominee
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Hai shang hua (1998)
1995 Winner
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Hao nan hao nu (1995)
1989 Winner
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Beiqíng chéngshì (1989)
Nominee
Golden Horse Award
Best Feature Film
Beiqíng chéngshì (1989)
1985 Winner
Golden Horse Award
Best Original Screenplay
Tóngnián wangshì (1985)
Shared with:
Nominee
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Tóngnián wangshì (1985)
Best Leading Actor
Qing mei zhu ma (1985)
1984 Winner
Golden Horse Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
You ma cai zi (1983)
Shared with:
Nominee
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Feng gui lai de ren (1983)
1983 Winner
Golden Horse Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Xiao Bi de gu shi (1983)
Shared with:
1982 Nominee
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Zai na he pan qing cao qing (1982)
1980 Nominee
Golden Horse Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Zao an tai bei (1979)

Guangzhou Student Film Festival

2015 Winner
Students' Choice Award
Favorite Director
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

Hamburg Film Festival

2015 Nominee
Art Cinema Award
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

Hawaii International Film Festival

2001 Nominee
Golden Maile Award
Narrative Feature
Qianxi mànbo (2001)
1995 Winner
Golden Maile Award
Narrative Feature
Hao nan hao nu (1995)
1986 Winner
Special Jury Award
Tóngnián wangshì (1985)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2015 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Director
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
3rd place.
2008 Winner
ICP Award
Best Director
Le voyage du ballon rouge (2007)

International Cinephile Society Awards

2016 Nominee
ICS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Shared with:
Nominee
ICS Award
Best Director
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Runner-Up.
2015 Winner
ICS Cannes Award
Palme d'Or
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
2009 Nominee
ICS Award
Best Director
Le voyage du ballon rouge (2007)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Le voyage du ballon rouge (2007)
Shared with:

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2016 Nominee
INOCA
Best Director
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
4th place. Tied with László Nemes for Saul fia (2015).
Nominee
INOCA
Best Non-English Language Film
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Taiwan - 2nd place.

Istanbul International Film Festival

2005 Winner
Golden Tulip
Kôhî jikô (2003)
Tied with La femme de Gilles (2004).
1994 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
International Competition
Xi meng ren sheng (1993)

Kerala International Film Festival

1999 Winner
Golden Crow Pheasant
Hai shang hua (1998)

Kinema Junpo Awards

1991 Winner
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Beiqíng chéngshì (1989)
1990 Winner
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film Director
Liàn liàn fengchén (1986)
Tóngnián wangshì (1985)

Locarno International Film Festival

2007 Winner
Leopard of Honor
1985 Winner
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention
Dong dong de jiàqi (1984)

Mainichi Film Concours

1991 Winner
Mainichi Film Concours
Best Foreign Language Film
Beiqíng chéngshì (1989)

Nantes Three Continents Festival

1987 Winner
Best Cinematography
Liàn liàn fengchén (1986)
Winner
Best Score
Liàn liàn fengchén (1986)
Nominee
Golden Montgolfiere
Liàn liàn fengchén (1986)
1985 Winner
Golden Montgolfiere
Dong dong de jiàqi (1984)
Tied with Davandeh (1984).
1984 Winner
Golden Montgolfiere
Feng gui lai de ren (1983)
Tied with Wanderers of the Desert (1984).

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2016 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2016 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Best Foreign Language Film
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

The jury presented the award, "As one of the best films of a master director, and an example of the... More

The jury presented the award, "As one of the best films of a master director, and an example of the martial arts genre which is elevated into the realm of art by its superb visual style."


Pusan International Film Festival

2004 Winner
Asian Filmmaker of the Year
2001 Winner
Hand Printing
Shared with:

Rotterdam International Film Festival

1987 Winner
Rotterdam Award
Best Non-American/Non-European Film
Tóngnián wangshì (1985)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2015 Nominee
FIPRESCI Film of the Year
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2016 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Foreign-Language Film
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)

Singapore International Film Festival

1996 Winner
FIPRESCI/NETPAC Award
Hao nan hao nu (1995)
Tied with Hkhagoroloi Bohu Door (1995)
Winner
Special Achievement Award
Hao nan hao nu (1995)

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival

2005 Nominee
Grand Prize
Zui hao de shi guang (2005)

To Ten Chinese Films Festival

2016 Winner
Jury Award
Top Ten Films
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Winner
Youth Film Handbook Award
Top Ten Films
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Nominee
Youth Film Handbook Award
Best Achievement in Directing
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Best Screenplay
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
Shared with:

Tokyo International Film Festival

2005 Winner
Akira Kurosawa Award

Torino International Festival of Young Cinema

1987 Winner
Jury Special Prize
Feature Film
Ni luo he nu er (1987)
Nominee
Prize of the City of Torino
Best Feature Film
Ni luo he nu er (1987)
1986 Winner
Jury Special Prize
Tóngnián wangshì (1985)
Nominee
Prize of the City of Torino
Best Feature Film
Tóngnián wangshì (1985)

Valladolid International Film Festival

2007 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Le voyage du ballon rouge (2007)

Venice Film Festival

2004 Nominee
Golden Lion
Kôhî jikô (2003)
1989 Winner
Golden Lion
Beiqíng chéngshì (1989)
Winner
UNESCO Award
Beiqíng chéngshì (1989)
Winner
Special Golden Ciak
Beiqíng chéngshì (1989)
For the artistic originality and sensitivity.

Vesoul Asian Film Festival

2006 Winner
Honorary Golden Wheel

Village Voice Film Poll

2015 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Director
Ci ke Nie Yin Niang (2015)
3rd place.
1999 Winner
VVFP Award
Best Director of the Decade

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