The 40th Blue Dragon Film Awards took place on November 21, honouring Korean films released from October 2018 to October 2019.
In totally expected news, Bong Joon Ho's Parasite was the biggest winner of the night with five awards including Best Film, Best Director and Best Actress. Other highlights of the night include Kim Woo Bin's return to the public after over two years, as he presented an award; as well as Park Hyung Sik's unexpected attendance, dressed in his soldier uniform as he's currently serving in the military.
Check out the full list of winners below!
Best Film: Parasite
Best Director: Bong Joon Ho (Parasite)
Best Actor: Jung Woo Sung (Innocent Witness)
Best Actress: Jo Yeo Jeong (Parasite)
Best Supporting Actor: Jo Woo Jin (Default)
Best Supporting Actress: Lee Jung Eun (Parasite)
Best New Actor: Park Hae Soo (By Quantum Physics: A Nightlife Venture)
Best New Actress: Kim Hye Joon (Another Child)
Best New Director: Lee Sang Geun (EXIT)
Popular Star Award: Lee Kwang Soo, Honey Lee, Park Hyung Sik, YoonA (SNSD)
Audience Choice Award for Most Popular Film: Extreme Job
Best Screenplay: Kim Bo Ra (House of Hummingbird)
Best Cinematography/Lighting: Kim Ji Yong, Jo Kyu Young (Swing Kids)
Best Editing: Nam Na Young (Swing Kids)
Best Music: Kim Tae Sung (Svaha: The Sixth Finger)
Best Art Direction: Lee Ha Joon (Parasite)
Technical Award: Yoon Jin Yool, Kwon Ji Hoon (EXIT)
Best Short Film: Milk
Congratulations to all the winners!
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