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The Mainland's first year and border crossing youth film exchange and award event, Guangdong Hong Kong Macao Youth Film Festival has already come to an end. The closing ceremony took place earlier in Guangzhou. Special guest Nick Cheung Ka Fai received cheers from over 100
young people when he arrived. When he was announced the "The Most Popular With Guangdong Hong Kong Macao Youth Excellent Actor", the entire venue applauded and cheered passionately. Ka Fai said that he was very happy to accept this award because this was his first award with STOOL PIGEON (SIN YUN). He was not only happy but also hoped that everyone would continue to support his performance. He also thanked director Dante Lam Chiu Yin for putting him in such a good movie. He also joked that many people thought he has been accepting awards for years, but actually he has only won each of the awards once. He hoped that the good performance would continue to come.
Reporters asked whether he hoped to win the Hong Kong Film Award Best Actor again. He honestly said that of course he would, but he would be happy no matter who won because everyone were solid actors. In addition the recent Mainland critical and commercial hit LET THE BULLETS FLY won Most Popular with Guangdong Hong Kong Macao Excellent Picture and Most Popular with Guangdong Hong Kong Macao Excellent Director.
Excellent Actress went to AFTER SHOCK's Xu Fan. Excellent Supporting Actor and Supporting Actress were SACRIFICE's Huang Xiaoming and IF YOU ARE THE ONE 2's Yao Chen. Excellent New Stars included UNDER THE HAWTHORN TREE's Dou Xiao and Zhou Dongyu and HOT SUMMER DAYS' Jing Boran. The Most Popular Actor and Actress were Huang Xiaoming and Shu Qi; the most popular on screen couple was Ge You and Shu Qi, UNDER THE HAWTHORN TREE was the most romantic film, Best Recommended Film was ECHOES OF THE RAINBOW (SHUI YUET SUN TAU). CITY OF DREAM won Special Prize.