The Korea Film Critics Association has announced the 40th batch of winners!
The Best Picture honor went to director Woo Min Ho’s “The Man Standing Next,” with the lead actor Lee Byung Hun best actor winner. Jung Yu Mi of “Kim Ji-Young, born in 1982” won the award for best actress, while Kim Mi Kyung from the same film won Best Supporting Actress.
Meanwhile, the physical ceremony for the 40th Korean Association of Film Critics Awards will take place on November 11 at 6:30 p.m. KST and will be hosted by actors Choi Jung Won and Kim Ha Na.
Check out the full list of winners below!
Best film : “The Man Standing Next”
Lifetime Achievement Award: Film critic Kim Jong Won
Best Director: Im Dae Hyung (“Moonlit Winter”)
Best Actress: Jung Yu Mi (“Kim Ji-Young, born 1982”)
Best actor: Lee Byung Hun (“The Man Standing Next”)
Best Supporting Actress: Kim Mi Kyung (“Kim Ji-Young: Born 1982”)
Best Supporting Actor: Park Jung Min (“Deliver us from evil”)
Best New Director: Yoon Dan Bi (“Moving On”)
Best New Actress: Kang Mal Geum (“Lucky Chan-Sil”)
Best New Actor: Kwak Min Gyu (“Move the Grave”)
Technical award: Special effects (“Peninsula”)
Best Screenplay: Im Dae Hyung (“Moonlit Winter”)
FIPRESCI Prize (International Federation of Film Critics), Korean Branch: Hong Sang Su (“The Running Woman”)
Best Cinematography: Lee Hyung Duk and another (“Peninsula”)
Best Soundtrack: Kim Hae Won (“Moonlit Winter”)
Best independent film: Han Ga Ram/Kim Mi Rae
Top 10 Korea Film Critics Association Awards (Unranked): “Kim Ji-Young, Born 1982”, “Moving On”, “The Man Standing Next”, “Deliver Us From Evil”, “The Woman Who Ran”, “Ashfall”, “Moonlit Winter “, “Beasts that Cling to the Straw”, “Lucky Chan-Sil”, “A French Woman”
Congratulations to all the winners!
Watch Lee Byung Hun in his latest movie”undercover men” here:
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