Taiwan’s Golden Horse Movie Mission Promotion (FPP) has wrapped with Lee Yi-shan’s debut characteristic Chewing Gum successful the Grand Prize, which comes with a money award of $32,000 (TWD1M).

The venture is a few younger boxer from the decrease rungs of society who redefines herself by means of the struggles of her religious journey.

The prize was introduced by a three-person jury comprising Taiwanese actor and director Chen Yi-wen; Taipei-based, Hong Kong-born producer Jeffrey Chan (Eye Of The Storm, The Pig, The Snake And The Pigeon) and Hong Kong producer and distributor Winnie Tsang (The Manner We Dance, Far Far Away).

The three judges praised Chewing Gum for its “wonderful character depictions, including their relationships, attitudes, and various aspects of their lives, which feel absurd but also very real.”

Golden Horse FPP has separate sections for in growth options, works-in-progress and in growth collection. Within the collection part, Netflix introduced its Rising Storyteller Award to Calendar Studios’ It’s Showtime!, produced by Jin Pai-lunn and scripted by Wu Yi-chien (see full record of award winners under).

Golden Horse Movie Mission Promotion (FPP) winners:

Grand Prize [TWD1M in cash]:
Chewing Gum – Director: LEE Yi-shan, Screenwriter: LEE Yi-shan
Government Producer: HO Ping, Producer: LIN Yu-yeh, KUO Ming-jung
Manufacturing Firm: The Handyman, Island X Footage Co

CNC Money Award [EUR8,000]:
Limitless Tenderness – Director & Screenwriter: Rita HUI Nga-shu
Producer: Peter YAM
Manufacturing Firm: 70 Plus Manufacturing Firm

Taipei Golden Creativity Award [TWD 600,000]:
That Burning Home – Director & Screenwriter: TSAI Yin-chuan
Government Producer: Isaac LI, LEE Yi-fang, Producer: Eric YEH
Manufacturing Firm: The Film Chook Movies

TAICCA Authentic Award [TWD 600,000]:
Little Lover – Director: TSAI Yi-fen, Screenwriter: TSAI Yi-fen, CHEN Cheng-yu
Government Producer: CHANG Chia-lu, CHANG Feng-mei, Producer: Sylvia SHIH Yea-chun
Manufacturing Firm: Even Footage

My Phoenix Sister – Director: KAO Huai-ju, Screenwriter: WENG Chih-ching, KAO Huai-ju
Government Producer: CHEN Yu-hsun, Producer: HSIEH Chun-yao, Fenda LYN
Manufacturing Firm: JL 19films

Chewing Gum – Director: LEE Yi-shan, Screenwriter: LEE Yi-shan
Government Producer: HO Ping, Producer: LIN Yu-yeh, KUO Ming-jung
Manufacturing Firm: The Handyman, Island X Footage Co

FPP Visionary Award [$12,000]:
A Girl Builds – Director: HUANG Ji, OTSUKA Ryuji, Screenwriter: HUANG Ji, OTSUKA Ryuji
Producer: OTSUKA Ryuji, KUO Ming-jung, Fran BORGIA
Manufacturing Firm: Island X Footage Co, YGP-Movie, Akanga Movie Asia

Hakka Inventive Award [TWD 400,000]:
Mindgration – Director: NG Ka-leung, Screenwriter: Felix TSANG
Producer: Felix TSANG
Manufacturing Firm: Haven Productions

Hua Yi Footage Award [TWD 300,000]:
Anomalies – Director: If CHEN, Screenwriter: YEH Nai-ching
Producer: Cody HUANG, Jasmine PARK
Manufacturing Firm: Kind Writers Co

Genesis Wave Movie Inventive Award [TWD500,000 cash & TWD1M in-kind]
Grandma Loves You – Director: FAN Chung-chi, Screenwriter: FAN Chung-chi
Government Producer: CHANG Ning, Producer: TSAI Jia-yin
Manufacturing Firm: Tua-Tshut Movies

Golden Horse WIP winners:

Taipei New Horizon Screenplay Award [TWD 400,000]:
Pierce – Director: Nelicia LOW, Screenwriter: Nelicia LOW
Producer: Sam CHUA Weishi, Jeremy CHUA, Patrick Mao HUANG, John M LO, Izabela IGEL
Manufacturing Firm: Pōtocol, Flash Ahead Leisure, Harine Movies

Activator Market Potential Award [TWD 300,000 in-kind]:
Listening to from the Dolphin – Director: ZHANG Hong-jie, Screenwriter: ZHANG Hong-jie
Government Producer: HUNG Chun-hsiu, Producer: TING Chung-ying
Manufacturing Firm: Ruddy Manufacturing Co

Golden Horse Sequence Winners:

Netflix Rising Storyteller Award [TWD 500,000]:
It’s Showtime! – Producer: JIN Pai-lunn, Screenwriter: WU Yi-chien
Director: YIN Chen-hao
Manufacturing Firm: Calendar Studios Co

MyVideo Inventive Sequence Award [TWD 300,000]:
N.Y.E. Rhapsodies – Producer: CHEN Lin-shur, Pleasure CHIOU, Screenwriter: LIEN Chun-chien, Pohan LEE, Jade LIEN
Director: LIEN Chun-chien
Manufacturing Firm: Dottodot Ltd.

Catchplay Worldwide Highlight Award [TWD 300,000]:
The Fixers – Producer: Benjamin LIN, Cora YIM, Screenwriter: SHIH Hong-ru
Director: HUNG Tzu-hsuan
Manufacturing Firm: Calfilms Asia

Glory Inventive Sequence Award [TWD 300,000]:
Earlier than We Had been Monsters – Producer: LIN Shih-ken, LIN I-ling, HSIAO Wei-hsuan, Screenwriter: LIAO Hung-hsing
Manufacturing Firm: Outland Movie Manufacturing

Judicial Inventive Sequence Award [TWD 350,000]:
Earlier than We Had been Monsters – Producer: LIN Shih-ken, LIN I-ling, HSIAO Wei-hsuan, Screenwriter: LIAO Hung-hsing
Manufacturing Firm: Outland Movie Manufacturing