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  1. Ann Hui- Movie director

    Posted Oct 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... but unfortunately I didn't have the money,' she says. One of a handful of successful female filmmakers in Hong Kong, Hui has scooped three best director prizes from the Hong Kong Film Awards. ... first best director award with Boat People (1982), which projects Hongkongers' worries about the city's future onto the plight of Vietnamese refugees. After experiencing a low ebb ...

  2. Ticket

    Posted Oct 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... Paul Fonoroff Starring: Zuo Xiaoqing, Nicky Wu Chi-lung, Cecilia Yip Tung Director: Jacob Cheung Chi-leung Category: IIA (Putonghua) A used bus ticket is a catalyst for self-discovery in a drama whose scenic splendour and sincerity partially compensate for an overwrought narrative. Director Jacob Cheung Chi-leung's attempt at transferring Taiwanese author Lee Chia-tung's ...

  3. Stephen Fung hit by arrested development

    Posted Apr 16th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Jessica Lam Since 2005's kitschy House of Fury, actor-turned-director Stephen Fung Tak-lun (right) has been stuck in development ... with a Japanese TV female version of Shaolin Soccer. Now he's trying to push a story about a female hip hop dancer, but his actress of choice, Kitty Zhang, was poached by Chow for another movie. He ...

  4. Director all smiles as show gets a fifth run

    Posted Nov 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Vanessa Yung Fredric Mao Chun-fai was excited when he announced the fifth run of The Liaisons, the stage drama directed by Mao and co-written by Infernal Affairs screenwriter-director duo Felix Chong Man-keung and Alan Mak Siu-fai. And he had every reason to be so happy. Having premiered at last year's Hong Kong Arts Festival, when all seven shows were sold out, The Liaisons ...

  5. Director Johnnie To switches from gangster films to focus on contemporary HK life... and greed

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... a change from the cops and gangster films,' said the director, whose film Life Without Principle opens the festival on October 18. To said his new film headed in a new direction but the plot ...

  6. Director calls 'cut' on festivals

    Posted Jun 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clarence Tsui clarence.tsui@scmp.com A bittersweet summer lies ahead for film festival director Jonathan Hung Ping-man. A season of hectic activity kicks off this Friday with the launch ... by sadness, however, as Hung says he will stop organising the festivals next year, bringing his seven-year career as a film festival director to a temporary halt. 'I've already been thinking ...

  7. Help for young directors with visions of mainland glory

    Posted Jan 02nd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... director of the academy, and Wang see it as an opportunity for Hong Kong film students to apply their theoretical knowledge in the day-to-day filmmaking process on the mainland. Cheuk noted ... Fund. Wang said the company would match the funding invested by the respective governments to projects of young directors. ...

  8. Director mulls move to art movies

    Posted Nov 27th 2010, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... Lee Wing-sze With a slew of box-office hits under his belt, award-winning director Johnnie To Kei-fung says he might venture into art films. 'I've been in the industry for over three decades. I'm happy that what we've done has been recognised. It's time for me to think about doing [art films],' To (below) said after receiving an honorary fellowship ...

  9. Director Peter Chan to join Film Development Council

    Posted Mar 21st 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Film director Peter Chan Ho-sun has been appointed one of three new members of the Hong Kong Film Development Council. The government announced the appointments of 19 non-official members ... Shing Mo-han. Mr Chan is an award-winning director whose acclaimed films include Perhaps Love and The Warlords. He has also been a producer for a string of popular films, including The Eye, ...

  10. HK and mainland directors bag accolades

    Posted Mar 20th 2008, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Hong Kong film director Pang Ho-cheung's The Bus and mainland director Ning Hao's 7 Dreams beat 23 other movies to take the top prizes at the sixth Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum. Young mainland filmmaker Tang Xiru's Fugitive Club received the Rome Film Festival Award. The Technicolor Thailand Awards went to Hong Kong director Carol Lai Mui-suet's love ...




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