Hand-Printing Ceremony

In the Mood for Tony LEUNG

Actor Tony Leung, recipient of the Asian Filmmaker of the Year, will talk about cinema with film critic Lee Dong Jin for the Open Talk and the Hand-Printing Ceremony will take place after the Open Talk.
  • Date/Time : October 7th, (Fri) 17:00~18:30 (17:00~18:00 Open Talk / 18:00~18:30 Hand-Printing Ceremony)
  • Venue : BIFFXGENESIS Outdoor Stage, Busan Cinema Center
  • Language : Korean and Cantonese


Hong Kong, China Actor

Tony Leung Chiu Wai is an actor and singer from Hong Kong, who is internationally recognized as one of Asia’s most accomplished actors. Well-known for his roles in Chungking Express (1994), Happy Together (1997), and In the Mood for Love (2000), all directed by Wong Kar Wai, he has also appeared in three Golden Lion winners of the Venice International Film Festival: A City of Sadness (1989), Cyclo (1995), and Lust, Caution (2007). Furthermore, Leung built his filmography by starring in Hero (2002), which was a nominee for the Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards 2003, Infernal Affairs (2002), and Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021). Since the beginning of his career in the 1980s, he has received numerous awards. Along with winning the Best Actor at Cannes Film Festival 2000, he is a five-time winner at the Hong Kong Film Awards and a three-time winner at the Golden Horse Film Awards; and he holds the record for the most awards in the Best Actor category.