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    Local rappers LMF are back and you’d better be listening

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by RACHEL MOK

    ... society, and their thoughts on the current state of affairs in the city still aren't exactly positive. "Things are even worse than they were- our society has regressed," says chief ...

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    Arts preview: Indian artist Jayasri Burman melds folklore and values

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... characters. Apart from the more generic themes of love, peace and harmony, the artist is also hoping to highlight the mother's role in contemporary society. "I use mythological characters ...

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    Separation anxiety: meet Iranian director Asghar Farhadi

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm by James Mottram

    ... and 16mm short films for the Iranian Young Cinema Society in his youth. He also studied theatre at the University of Tehran's School of Dramatic Arts. "I spent a lot of my professional ...

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    Blind alleys: Daido Moriyama is a master of street photography

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... difficult to show originality or express the photographer's personality in street shooting," he says. "Society is becoming stricter with privacy issues when it comes to taking ...

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    Film review: The Great Beauty is a humanistic movie with Felliniesque touches

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... Living just across from the Colosseum, he has been a fixture of the city's high society since his arrival at the age of 26. In truth, existence rings hollow for the self-proclaimed ...

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    Arts preview: African Tales by Shakespeare celebrates the outsider

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... existential adventures" while staying on the margins of society. The director acknowledges that his fascination with the fate of misunderstood outsiders stems from the world nowadays. "Even ...

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    Arts preview: visual artist Lee Kit is a man in constant motion

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:42pm by Doretta Lau

    ... to deal with Hong Kong's current climate," he says. "The society is angry and it's even more important to me now that I'm not often in Hong Kong. This exhibition ...

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    Arts preview: Liu Xiaodong oils pre-2007 show a different direction

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:42pm by Janice Leung

    ... scope to observe other "nobodies" at the bottom of society, such as migrant workers, villagers, prostitutes and displaced people. His fluid brushwork revealed the hardships of the poor ...

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    Best in show: highlights of the Hong Kong International Film Festival

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by YVONNE TEH

    ... the film fun will continue after the festival officially comes to a close. yvonne.teh@scmp.com   View pointers: 11 to watch out for We asked HK International Film Festival Society artistic director ...

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    Art house: a cold war tale of rebellion in This Ain’t California

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:10pm by SEAN TIERNEY

    ... out- whether as a skateboarder, break-dancer, or other "victim of Western corruption"- was implicitly rebelling against their society and government. Its story may not be real, ...




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