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  1. Magazines - Style - VISION

    Loewe CEO Lisa Montague believes in pushing boundaries

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 08:10pm by Vivian Chen

    ... directors, from Stuart Vevers previously to Jonathan Anderson presently, are known for their contemporary and modern style. Why is a historical brand using these designers? A: Our task is to move ... left behind a great legacy. We can take that forward to our next chapter. Q: Do you have any tips for female executives who want to be successful at work and at home? A: Balance ...

  2. She plays a cougar but she's really just a pussycat

    Posted May 13th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... talk-show host, beauty queen and now mother of two is remounting her show Pussycat Theatre until Saturday at the Fringe Club. Unable to find a suitable fiftyish actress for one of the three female leads, Kwok, writer and director, had to grudgingly volunteer herself. 'I really didn't want to do it,' she sighed. 'I had approached a couple of people. Then someone said: ...

  3. Models thrill and kill desserts for charity

    Posted Sep 29th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... We're referring to the popular but cheesy TVB Jade game show with female guests cooking (or ruining) dishes for a panel of male judges. In this case, the French brand invited four leading models to prepare desserts from its new Normandy and Brittany regional menu. The 'Give Love' event also featured seven female members of the Tung Wah group of hospitals' board of directors ...

  4. How come our best actress prize (at the Hong Kong Film Awards) always go to mainland actresses?

    Posted Apr 17th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... we do co-productions, there are certain quotas. If we use a Hong Kong actor in the lead, then the female co-star will need to be a mainland star. Perhaps that's why mainland actresses seem to have better chances than their Hong Kong counterparts. So I would say it's because our male stars are too good. Director Gordon Chan Ka-seung, chairman of this year's Hong ...

  5. Rita Hui

    Posted Oct 04th 2009, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Vivian Chen Director Rita Hui Nga-shu's first feature film Dead Slowly, about a policeman who becomes obsessed with a female suspect in a food poisoning case, will be the only Hong ... her 15-minute video, Ah Ming, won her the Distinguished Award at the Hong Kong Independent Short Film & Video Awards in 1996. The director's successive works have been shown in short ...

  6. Rival versions of Mulan could go into battle after movie fell flat

    Posted Nov 06th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... wasn't Chinese enough and the heroine wasn't enough of a brave warrior. Well, they could soon be shut up for good. Hong Kong director Jingle Ma Chor-shing (below) has dropped hints that he plans to make a live-action version of the female folk hero as soon as February. 'I am very amazed by her braveness and wisdom as a woman at her time,' Ma, who recently tackled ...

  7. Olympic heroes with hearts of gold

    Posted Aug 12th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... discipline appeared on the Olympic programme in 1996: female fencing. That year, I discovered the athlete who is currently still No1 on the all-time list of French female Olympic medal winners, ... Crystal Kwok Kam-yan, writer-director 'My favourite Olympic hero is a guy named Greg Burns from the US who has no use of his legs. He was a three-time gold medallist in swimming ...

  8. Dave Filoni

    Posted Feb 01st 2009, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Vivian Chen As a lifelong Star Wars fan, Dave Filoni is living out his dream. He's now working alongside George Lucas as the supervising director of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, ... to the animation world. Starting out as an assistant director of the Emmy-winning King of the Hill, Filoni has been working with top animation studios such as Walt Disney Television Animation, where he has ...

  9. Peaks and troughs

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... visitors to Hong Kong. Beyond the vistas, lush greenery and packed trams lies the inspiration for the director's first feature film, Magazine Gap Road, a thriller set among The Peak set. ... his obsession with tough female characters (his previous film, the 14-minute Tai Tai, revolves around a rich socialite coming to terms with her husband's infidelity) stems from ...



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