Chinese actor Wang Jingchun and actress Yong Mei won the Silver Bears for Best Actor and Best Actress for their performances in the film "So Long, My Son" at the 69th Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) on Saturday.
"So Long, My Son", directed by Wang Xiaoshuai, is a family saga spanning 30 years. The story of one family dealing with the loss of their son, as masterfully brought to life by the lead actor and actress, Wang Jingchun and Yong Mei, has moved many viewers to tears at Berlinale.
A total of 23 films worldwide were selected for this year's competition section, among which 16 competed for the coveted Golden Bear and Silver Bears.
This year, the Berlin International Film Festival runs from Feb. 7 to Feb. 17.