Congratulation 2019 Taipei Film Award winners:
Your Face won Best Director, Best Documentary and Best Music by Ryuichi Sakamoto
The Scoundrels won Outstanding Artistic Contribution and Best Visual Effects
Last Year When the Train Passed By won NT$1 million Grand Prize and Best Short Film
Dad’s Suit won Best Narrative Feature, Best Actor (Hu-Dou Xiao) and Best Supporting Actress (Phoebe Huang)
Where Am I Going? Won Best Animation and Best Art Design
Best Actress: Yin-Shan Liu from A Trip with Mom and Yi-Chieh Lee from Wild Sparrow
Secrets in the Hot Spring, won Best Makeup & Costume Design and aactor Ho-Hsuan Lin won Best Supporting Actor.
Best Sound Design: Cities of Last Things by Duu-chih Tu, Yi-chen Chiang
Best Editing: The Devil Fish by Meng-Ju Hsieh
Best New Talent: Actress Jia-Yin Tsai from Heavy Craving
Best Screenplay: 3 Days 2 Nights by Hao-Pu Lin
Taiwan documentary filmmaker Mickey Chen received the Yang Shih-chi Outstanding Contribution Award. Micky Chen was the front runner of telling the LGBT right and same-sex marriage stories in Taiwan in the last two decades. His film Beautiful Boy won Audience Award in 2000 and Independent Spirit Award in 1999. Unfortunately, he passed away earlier this year.