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  1. Pictures at a Revolution

    Posted Mar 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... Richard James Havis Pictures at a Revolution by Mark Harris Penguin Press, HK$320 The early 1970s is often called the golden age of American movies. The success of Easy Rider, which was produced, directed and written by counter-culture heroes Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper, ushered in a revolution in moviemaking. The Hollywood studios, run on traditional lines since they were ...

  2. Eileen Chang: Romancing Languages, Cultures and Genres

    Posted May 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Eileen Chang's Self-Translation' Penn State University professor Shen Shuang suggests that residue left over from the Cultural Revolution (with stories of betrayal continuing to emerge ... Clarissa Sebag-Montefiore Eileen Chang: Romancing Languages, Cultures and Genres edited by Kam Louie HKU Press In 2007, Chinese writer Eileen Chang was thrust into the Western ...

  3. Nomad

    Posted Jul 29th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... brings Patrick Tam Ka-ming's Godardian influences- experiments in framing and montages, a story about youthful ennui and revolution- to the screen with an intriguing script (co-penned by, ... future (this is before the Sino-British agreements over 1997) and cultural battles (as seen in the pre-eminence of artefacts of Japanese popular culture in the film). A must-see. Nomad, July 31, ...

  4. The Matrix Revolutions

    Posted Nov 13th 2003, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... stunned audiences. So, for pure, turn-your-brain-off entertainment, The Matrix Revolutions is a film of epic proportions that delivers for the most part. There's hardly enough space ... Revolutions is screening now. ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - SECOND SIGHT

    Bollain's powerful film about filming targets social justice in Latin America

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... mirroring the Taino revolution they are recreating on film, as the local population take up arms against an American multinational making hefty profits by selling the country's water back ...

  6. Nice visuals, confusing plot

    Posted Dec 30th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... brief references to significant events, such as the friendly Sino-Soviet ties in the 50s and the Cultural Revolution. The story is divided into four parts. The first one involves a deranged ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - URBAN RENEWAL

    Rescued tenement to provide homes for international artist scheme

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... in Central would spearhead the kind of cultural exchange the city has been lacking. The flats will be made available to overseas and mainland artists to live in and create works inspired ...

  8. The Best Friends

    Posted Dec 16th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... studio, the left-wing company whose reputation was left in tatters in Hong Kong because of its forced adherence to Beijing's extremist dogma during the decade-long Cultural Revolution ...

  9. Everlasting Regret

    Posted Sep 29th 2005, 12:00am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... as the city's 'liberation' and the Cultural Revolution. The heroine's pulpy escapades, adapted by scriptwriter Elmond Yeung Chi-sam from Wang Anyi's novel, are perhaps better suited ... and Qiyao's in love with a rich young man (Daniel Wu Yin-cho), who leaves her and their unborn child for a new life in Hong Kong. From there, the narrative jumps to the late 1960s and the Cultural ...

  10. Q. So you think you know pop culture...

    Posted Nov 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 1. The song Killing Me Softly With His Song was written about American singer-songwriter Don McLean. True or false? 2. What soccer team did English cricketer Ian Botham (far right) play for? 3. By what name is Grammy-winning singer Marshall Bruce Mathers ...




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