2009: SGIFF 22

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Artwork by: Ang Sookoon

OPENING FILM

SINCERELY YOURS (QILU TIANTANG)
BY RICH LEE (TAIWAN)

CLOSING FILM

MILK (SÜT)
BY SEMIH KAPLANOGLU (TURKEY, FRANCE, GERMANY)

2009 AWARD WINNERS

MAIN JURY

Ananda Everingham, Gulnara Abikeyeva, Cheek Cheah, John Lui, Zhang Yuan, Sun Shaoyi

SINGAPORE FILM AWARDS JURY

Ong Keng Sen, Russell Wong, Kong Rithdee

ASIAN FEATURE FILM CATEGORY

BEST FILM

Laila’s Birthday

BEST DIRECTOR

Rasoul Sadr Ameli (Every Night, Loneliness)

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Zhang Yi (Jalainur)

BEST PERFORMANCE

Yang Ik-June (Breathless)

NETPAC AWARD – CRITIC’S PRIZE

Jalainur by Zhao Ye

SPECIAL MENTION

Blind Pig Who Wants to Fly by Edwin

SINGAPORE FILM AWARDS

BEST FILM

Rule #1 by Kelvin Tong

BEST DIRECTOR

Royston Tan (12 Lotus)

BEST SCREENPLAY

Sherman Ong (Hashi)

BEST PERFORMANCE

Mark Lee (Money No Enough)

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Roszali Samad, Brian Gothong Tan, Sharon Loh, Jaye Neo, Cain Chui, Andrew Mark Sobrielo, Chris Yeo, Adrian Lo (Lucky 7)

SINGAPORE SHORT FILM CATEGORY

BEST FILM

Swimming Lesson by Kat Goh

BEST DIRECTOR

Kat Goh (Swimming Lesson)

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Simon Walsh and David Shiyang Liu (5 Films in an Anthology of a Film a Month)

BEST PERFORMANCE

Cheong Soon Foon (Madam Chan)

SPECIAL MENTION

Hush Baby by Tan Wei Keong