The Awards Show for the 2010 Hawaii International Film Festival was held yesterday, and the winners are listed below. Thank you to Tiffany & Co. for providing us with the beautiful awards.
- The Vision in Film Award, presented by City & County of Honolulu, was given to Roger & Chaz Ebert.
- The Maverick Award, presented by Dr. Lawrence KW Tseu, was given to Nancy Kwan.
- The Award for Career Achievement was given to co-directors Qiankuan Li & Guiyun Xiao.
- The Outstanding Industry Leadership Award was given to Ren Zhonglun.
- The Local Short Film Award was presented to two films, MALAGA & THE GREEN TIE AFFAIR.
- The NETPAC Award was given to MONGA (Taiwan), directed by Doze Chen-Zer Niu.
- The Halekulani Golden Orchid Award for Best Documentary was given to I WISH I KNEW (China), directed by Zhang-ke Jia.
- The Halekulani Golden Orchid Award for Best Narrative Feature was given to SON OF BABYLON (Iraq), directed by Mohamed Al-Daradji.
The Audience Choice Awards for Best Narrative Feature, Best Documentary and Best Short Film will be announced on October 25th, the day after the film festival ends.