3rd March, 2018
KLCC Plenary Hall
2nd Malaysia Golden Global Awards

VIPs at the 2018 Malaysian Golden Global Awards.

Hamed Behdad receiving the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classic Large Small Seconds and Best Actor award for his role in the film Blockage.

Film Director Ann Hui receiving the JLC Reverso Classic Large Small Seconds and Lifetime Achievement Award from presenter Simon Yam.

A Letter to the President bags the New Hope Award.

Zhou Mei Jun took home an award for The Best Supporting Actress.

Jack Tan receives the Audience Choice Award for Shuttle Life.

Anggi Frisca wins The Best Cinematography for The Seen and Unseen.

The cast of Shuttle Life clockwise from left: Jack Tan, Tan Seng Keat, Jack Yap, Roland Lee and Angel Chan

Reena Tan (Country Manager of Jaeger-LeCoultre Malaysia) presenting the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classic to Ann Hui for her Lifetime Achievement award.

Close-up of the engraved Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classic awarded for Ann Hui's Lifetime Achievement award.

Reena Tan (Country Manager of Jaeger-LeCoultre Malaysia) presenting the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classic to Hamed Behdad for Best Actor.

Joanne Goh (Chairman of MIFFEST & MGGA), Chan Tai-Li and Teresa Mo.

Owen Yap wearing a JLC Polaris Chronograph, Reena Tan (Country Manager of Jaeger-LeCoultre Malaysia) and Daniel Fong.

Joanne Goh (Chairman of MIFFEST & MGGA) wearing a JLC Rendezvous Celestial.

Lee Sinje wearing a Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre 1960 Montre Bracelet Feminine Joaillerie.

Red carpet emcee Chrystina Ng wearing a Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous.

Joey Leong wearing JLC Reverso One Reedition.

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Having celebrated exceptional films from all over the globe in the 2nd Malaysian International Film Festival, the winners of respective categories went on to receive their accolades at the subsequent Malaysia Golden Global Awards.

The awards gala was graced with the presence of Australian-Hong Kong cinematographer Christopher Doyle, Hong Kong actors Simon Yam and Teresa Mo, Malaysian actresses Vanida Imran, Lee Sinje, and Fish Liew, Malaysian directors Dain Said and Namron, South Korean director Kim Dong-ho, Japanese director Naomi Kawase, Taiwanese director Lee Lieh, and Vietnamese-French director Tranh Anh Hung.

Guests were entertained with performances by Malaysian artists Gin Lee, Nicole Lai and Adibah Noor; while local hosts Owen Yap and Daphne Iking served as emcees for the night.

Jaeger-LeCoultre, which returned as the official timepiece sponsor of the Malaysia International Film Festival for the second time, presented its iconic watches with commemorative engravings to the winners selected by the Jury of the Festival.

Reena Tan, Country Manager of Jaeger-LeCoultre Malaysia, awarded the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classic to Hamed Behdad, who won Best Actor for his role in Blockage. Meanwhile, critically-acclaimed Hong Kong film director Ann Hui received the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classic to commemorate her Lifetime Achievement Award for outstanding contribution to the film industry, including works such as The Way We Are and A Simple Life.

See the full list of winners at the 2nd Malaysia Golden Global Awards below.

The Best New Director:
Tesnota – Kantemir Balaqov

The Best Screenplay:
Angels Wear White – Vivian Qu

The Best Cinematography:
The Seen And Unseen – Anggi Frisca

Audience Choice Awards:
Shuttle Life

The Best Supporting Actress:
Angels Wear White – Zhou Mei Jun

The Best Supporting Actor:
Tesnota – Artem Cipin

The Best Actress:
Tesnota – Darya Zhouvner

The Best Actor:
Blockage – Hamed Behdad

The Best Director:
Angles Wear White – Vivian Qu

Lifetime Achievement Award:
Ann Hui

New Hope Award:
A Letter To The President

Best Film:


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Images: Courtesy of Malaysia Golden Global Awards and Jaeger-LeCoultre