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  1. Himalaya

    Posted Jul 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Asia Society presents A Taste of Asia, a series of films related to regional issues. Opens Thursday with Himalaya (pictured), the story of a generational struggle for leadership. In Tibetan, with English and Chinese subtitles. Thu and Sat, 7.30pm, Agnes b. CINEMA!, Arts Centre, Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, $40-$80 HK Ticketing or Asia Society. Inquiries: Asia Society, 2103 9508/2 ...

  2. A Compassionate Eye

    Posted May 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... An exhibition (below) by French photographer and Buddhist monk Mattieu Ricard, depicting the landscape, people and culture of the Himalayas. Today, 1.30pm-5.30pm, the University Museum and Art Gallery, 94 Bonham Rd, Pok Fu Lam. Inquiries: 2241 5500. Ends today ...

  3. Everest Exposed

    Posted May 01st 2005, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Tim Cribb Everest Exposed by George Band HarperCollins $128 This book, authorised by the Mount Everest Foundation, was first published with the imprimatur of the Royal Geographical Society and the Alpine Club to coincide with the 50th anniversary of Evere ...

  4. A profound comedy

    Posted Feb 13th 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... By Lau Kit Wai All-star slapstick Himalaya Singh is an offbeat comedy with a deep message about life. Written and directed by maverick filmmaker Wai Ka-fai, the film tells the story of Singh (Ronald Cheng), a young yoga master from the Himalayas. One day, Singh is sent by his parents to marry Indian Beauty (Gauri S. Karnik) to experience earthly temptations. But he runs ...

  5. Altitude overcomes TVB actor on Everest

    Posted Apr 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung A Hong Kong television actor suffered from altitude sickness on Mount Everest as he was preparing for coverage of the Olympic torch relay event. Then the ambulance carrying Wong Hei, an actor with TVB, overturned on the way to the hospita ...

  6. A commendable shot at embracing diversity

    Posted Feb 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that the city's Sikh community was on guard when they heard about Himalaya Singh, filmed in Rajasthan with a largely Chinese cast and scheduled for release over the Lunar New Year. With brown faces, ... Perhaps the research that filmmaker Wai Ka-fai did on Indian film, fashion and history while making Himalaya Singh came through. The film's shooting in Rajasthan, at least, was well received. ...

  7. Lee gets the better of Fownes this time

    Posted Oct 08th 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Himalaya in the final stages and the crowd was breathless waiting to see if history had been made. 'As they went across the line, it was extremely close but everyone told me I had won and made history,' Lee recalled yesterday with a grimace after Gerald Mosse's winning ride. Unfortunately, the judge in 2004 didn't agree and Himalaya won it, sending Being Famous to a cold winless ...

  8. In the spotlight

    Posted Sep 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on Children of Lumiere (Les Enfants de Lumiere), Microcosmos, Himalaya and Winged Migration. In 2001 he made his debut as a director with a short film starring Lambert Wilson and Carole Weiss, based ...

  9. Film cleared by Indian community after racism complaints

    Posted Jan 30th 2005, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... to express their views on Himalaya Singh before classifying it for release. A number of Punjabi Sikhs who speak Cantonese complained to Tela about what appeared to be offensive innuendo in the film ... slapstick comedy, with the actors speaking Cantonese in an Indian accent,' Mr Sital said. 'The only point someone raised was why this guy was surnamed Singh if he is from the Himalayas ...

  10. Friends and fans mourn Sing

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

    ... Moo-siew. Sing was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer in September 2004 and after 44 chemo-radiotherapy treatments he resumed acting in Wai Ka-fai's Himalaya Singh (2005) and Oxide Pang ...




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