On May 5, 2018, at the Orlando Christian International Film Festival, USA, featured many excellent shortlisted works such as the Explosive RealD 3D cinematography of GENESIS from US, the documentary film about the North Korean underground beliefs, the film about the 70th anniversary of the founding of Israel, etc. Among the outstanding works, a documentary about Chinese rural Christians won four important nominations: best documentary, best director, best inspirational story, and best trailer.
In the end, "Song of the Wilderness" won the most important "Best Documentary Award" of this time.
Three months later, on August 5, at the Great Lakes Film Festival in Buffalo, New York, the film once again won the Best Director Award.