Dante Lam's UNBEATABLE Among Shanghai Fest Winners

James Marsh, Asian Editor
Last night saw the close and awards ceremony of the 16th Shanghai International Film Festival, with three films sharing the eight major awards. 

Russian crime drama The Major was named Best Film, with its director Yury Bykov awarded the Best Director prize, as well as the Outstanding Artistic Achievement award for composing the film's score.

Dante Lam's Unbeatable (previously known as MMA) bagged the Best Actor prize for Hong Kong actor Nick Cheung, whose incredible physical transformation has been widely reported in the local press, while 10-year-old Malaysian actress Crystal Lee was named Best Actress for her performance as Cheung's daughter.

The other big winner of the night was Swedish drama Reliance, which picked up three awards: Special Jury Prize, Best Screenplay and Best Cinematography.
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  • Qinlong

    Wasn't Nick Cheung already ripped in NIGHTFALL ?

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