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  1. South Korean film scoops inaugural awards

    Posted Mar 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bite Dog, After This Our Exile and Still Life from the mainland and Hong Kong, as well as I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK from South Korea and Memories from Matsuko from Japan. I'm a Cyborg won the Alfred Bauer Prize for a science fiction comedy at the 2007 Berlin Film Festival and is the opening film for the 31st Hong Kong International Film Festival this year. Nominees ...

  2. Also showing: Jeff Lau

    Posted Aug 20th 2009, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... response on its release. 'That was the first time I cried,' says Lau, recalling the ovation at the end of Saviour's premiere. 'I wanted so badly to be a cyborg, so I could just turn myself off. Cyborgs don't realise that sometimes they're better off than human beings.' Eighteen years later and Lau has channelled these sentiments into a story that sees ...

  3. Film

    Posted May 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with English subtitles); and a non-fiction film focusing on the ritualised language of auctioneers and the religious life of the Amish (in German and English with English subtitles). May 17, 7.30pm, HK ... Lessons of Darkness + La Soufriere Double bill comprising: a non-fiction film presenting an apocalyptic vision featuring the oil well fires in Kuwait after the Gulf war (in German, English ...

  4. An actor's life sure is stranger than fiction

    Posted Jul 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Kimberly Chou

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Kimberly Chou. 'Actually a lot of people think I have mental problems anyway. Maybe I am just playing myself. As an actor we often get killed, and we get back up and get killed again. I think I h ...

  5. Sci-fi writer Ngai Hong to get life achievement award

    Posted Apr 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Celebrated science fiction writer Ngai Hong will be awarded the Hong Kong Film Awards Association's lifetime achievement award, the group says. Ngai is renowned for his fictional series featuring protagonists such as adventurer Wesley and Dr Yuen who investigates mysteries and works with aliens. But his creativity is not confined to books: Ngai, ...

  6. Thriller focuses on HK wheeler-dealing

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... $upercapitalist, the 96-minute film pits wealthy expatriates against the city's most powerful tycoon families with a nod to the 'greed is good' mantra immortalised by fictional character ...

  7. Leandro Erlich

    Posted Mar 30th 2008, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... go from fiction to non-fiction and right now I'm in a non-fiction mood. I like to think about subjects that are part of our daily lives, like technology and the way our world ...

  8. 'Broadway of Asia' aiming high

    Posted Apr 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... controversial fictional female figure in Chinese classical literature, starring Chan Ho-kau, Ng Chin-feng and Lee Lung Peking opera Famous Peking Opera Showcase Week, December 7-11 Stage plays I Have ...

  9. Film

    Posted Aug 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... that have undergone restoration work, including the following two films. HK Film Archive, 50 Lei King Rd, Sai Wan Ho, HK$40 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2734 2901 The Love Parade Set in the fictional European ...

  10. Bigger and better

    Posted Mar 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lau Kit-wai This year's Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF), which kicks off on Tuesday, boasts the highest ever number of screenings- about 300 films- and plenty of star-studded gala premieres. But does that mean more young people are going to the movies? On paper, the answer is yes. Tickets for popular films such as the Korean romance I'm A Cyborg ...




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