18th Golden Horse Awards

The 18th Golden Horse Awards (Mandarin:第18屆金馬獎) took place on October 30, 1981 at Kaohsiung Cultural Center in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.[1][2]

18th Golden Horse Awards
DateOctober 30, 1981
SiteKaohsiung Cultural Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Hosted byLi Tao
Josephine Siao
Organized byTaipei Golden Horse Film Festival Executive Committee
Best Feature FilmIf I Were for Real
Best DirectorTsui Hark
All the Wrong Clues for the Right Solution
Best ActorAlan Tam
If I Were for Real
Best ActressSylvia Chang
My Grandfather
Most awardsAll the Wrong Clues for the Right Solution (3)
If I Were for Real (3)
Most nominationsAll the Wrong Clues for the Right Solution (6)
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Winners and nomineesEdit

Winners are listed first, highlighted in boldface.

  • Hai Yang Mu Chang Zhi Kai Fa
    • Kua Hai Hong Qiao
Best Animation
  • Old Master Q
  • Wang Lai — The Unsinkable Miss Calabash
    • Wu Su-chu — Sailing for Tomorrow
    • Gua Ah-lehThe Story of Daniel
Best Child Star
  • Cheng Chuan-wen — My Native Land
    • Zhang Xiang — A Man of Immortality
    • Wan Wan — Once Again with Love
Best Art Direction
Best Costume Design
  • Lee Yen-ping — The Tiger and the Widow
    • Lee Fu-hsiung — A Man of Immortality
    • Lu Chien-ming — A Sword Named Revenge
Best Film Score
Best Original Film Song
Best Sound Recording
  • Kwong Hu — Love Massacre
    • Lin Kun-chi — Sailing for Tomorrow
    • Wang Yung-fang — My Native Land
Special Era Significance Award
Special Award
  • Wang Yin


  1. ^ "台北金馬影展 Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival". www.goldenhorse.org.tw. Retrieved 13 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Night of the Golden Horses". Free China Review. 1 December 1981. Retrieved 22 August 2019.