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  1. Copycat drama is not acceptable

    Posted Jun 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The TVB series The Mysteries of Love has been criticised for copying a Japanese television detective series called Galileo. Both dramas are about a physicist who helps the police to solve ... admitted, though, that it made references to the Japanese drama. But everything in the drama, including the look of the main character, imitates the Japanese one. The quality of Hong Kong television ...

  2. Also showing: Habakari films

    Posted Dec 06th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... such as animation, documentary and drama. While Imaizumi's profile has certainly risen both in Japan and abroad, he says it has become more difficult for him to come up with enough funding for his films ... but just a group,' says Iwasa, primarily a musician and soundtrack composer. 'The name is just for the occasions when we take films overseas- this is just a title that we need when we ...

  3. Film studies: stereotypes

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... movies began. Despite being a British colony with an influential and visible European and Asian presence, the communities rarely mixed on films made years before and after the second world war. ... in contemporary tales like A Night in Hong Kong (1961) and Hong Kong, Tokyo, Hawaii (1963). In terms of rabid stereotypes, Hong Kong films were far more benign than their counterparts on the mainland. ...

  4. It's a reel frustration for HK moviemakers

    Posted Jul 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to capitalise on the lovers' holiday by showing it to audiences there in its original Cantonese version. But the result was disappointing. The film wasn't released for another six months, when ... the film,' said Wong. 'For me, the experience was a tough one and it wasn't exactly value for money.' Sounding disillusioned, Wong said his 'up-and-coming projects ...

  5. Diplomat's orchestral drama leaves officials whistling in the dark

    Posted Jul 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen Typically, the opening of the Asian Youth Orchestra's summer festival and rehearsal camp is an officious affair, with sponsors and politicians saying all the usual nice things about p ...

  6. Dearth of venues 'stifling theatre boom'

    Posted Apr 05th 2008, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... with in the diversified topics of dramas.' Spring Time Productions chief executive and producer Clifton Ko Chi-sum said many film-goers had switched to drama because Hong Kong films now lacked a local ... for us.' Arts Centre programme director Connie Lam Suk-yee said artists such as Jim Chim Sui-man who crossed between drama and film had helped capture new audiences. Mr Yu said some people believed ...

  7. Immigration officers turn midwives in Lok Ma Chau drama

    Posted Dec 18th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Two immigration officers at Lok Ma Chau border checkpoint became emergency midwives when a pregnant mainland woman went into labour and delivered her baby girl before dawn yesterday. The drama began after the 27-year-old woman, surnamed Mai, and her Hong Kong husband arrived at the checkpoint from Shenzhen at about 5.30am. She is a two-way permit holder. 'She had ...

  8. Drama on the street

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as sculptures, performed dramas, painted pictures or played music. The busy street suddenly became a stage. It was the first of a series of street performances by students from HKICC Lee Shau Kee School ... of the superficiality of city life. 'If you introduce art, such as drama, to your life, it will become different. You no longer commit to things that waste time and money, such as going to internet ...

  9. Sightseers rescued in boat drama

    Posted Jun 20th 2006, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Norma Connolly

    ... Norma Connolly, Agnes Lam Mainland sightseers are rescued from their sinking high-speed boat yesterday after a collision with a Macau-Hong Kong ferry in heavy rain and choppy seas. Rescuers saved two crewmen who fell from the stricken boat as it began to ...

  10. Taiwan, Singapore pupils scoop radio drama prizes

    Posted Jun 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Two PRIMARY school teams from Taiwan and Singapore were crowned champions in the Longman Radio Drama Competition held at Hong Kong Polytechnic University last Saturday. The competition, launched last year, is organised by Longman Hong Kong Education and the British Council. More than 200 primary schools from Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Macau and Malaysia took part ...




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