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Winners of annual Korean film awards announced

  • Published : Aug 9, 2016 - 16:27
  • Updated : Aug 9, 2016 - 16:27

The winners of Director’s Cut Awards were announced by the annual film awards’ committee on Monday.

Lee Byung-hun won the actor award for his role in “Inside Men” (2015), while the actress award went to Kim Min-hee for her role in “The Handmaiden” (2016).

Kim Min-hee ("Tanuki's Magic Box")
Park Jung-min was recognized as a budding actor for his role in “DongJu: A Portrait of a Poet” (2015), while Kim Tae-ri was recognized as budding actress for her role in “The Handmaiden” (2016).

The director award went to Na Hong-jin for the film “The Wailing” (2016) and the award for budding director went to Jang Jae-hyun for “The Priests”(2015).

The award ceremony will be held at Cheong Pung Resort Lake Hotel in Jecheon, Korea.

By Lee Ji-hae (jihlee@heraldcorp.com)