The 59th Golden Horse Awards Nominations
On September 27th, Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival announces the full nominations of the 59th Golden Horse Awards, hosted by this year's Red Carpet hosts: Pink YANG and WU Nien-hsuan, former nominee of Best New Performer at Golden Horse. The nominations were finalized out of the 457 submissions (60 narrative features, 3 animated features, 40 documentary features, 228 live action short films, 63 documentary short films and 63 animated short films) and announced by Golden Horse Awards winner WANG Yu-xuan and former nominee TSENG Jing-hua.
Limbo leads the race with 14 nominations, including all the major categories, followed by Incantation and Coo-Coo 043, both grabbed 13 nods. The three films will compete in Narrative Feature, Director, Supporting Actor, Art Direction, Makeup & Costume Design, Original Film Score, Film Editing and Sound Effects.
Nominees for Best Leading Actor are Louis CHEUNG Kai-chung (The Narrow Road), LAM Ka-tung (Limbo), Anthony WONG (The Sunny Side of the Street), CHANG Hsiao-chuan (The Post-Truth World) and YU An-shun (Coo-Coo 043).
Nominees for Best Leading Actress are TSAI Hsuan-yen (Incantation), Angela YUEN Lai-lam (The Narrow Road), Cya LIU (Limbo), Sylvia CHANG (A Light Never Goes Out) and HONG Hui-fang (Ajoomma).