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93 Ratings

Boat People

Tau ban no hoi

Directed by Ann Hui
Hong Kong, 1982


The film centers on a Japanese photojournalist named Shiomi Akutagawa (George Lam Chi-cheung) who ventures to Danang to document Vietnam’s attempts at rebuilding after the war.

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Boat People Directed by Ann Hui

Awards & Festivals

National Board of Review

1983 | Winner: Top Foreign Films

Hong Kong Film Awards

1983 | 5 wins including: Best Picture

1983 | 7 nominations including: Best Actor

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