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  1. Saw V

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui Starring: Tobin Bell, Costas Mandylor, Scott Patterson Director: David Hackl Category: III 'I believe that true justice has been served,' says FBI agent Mark Hoffman (Costas Mandylor) to a room of journalists at the start of Saw V, ...

  2. History in the remaking

    Posted Jul 25th 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... The long-awaited return of TV series Below the Lion Rock will give Hongkongers another chance to be heard, writes Clarence Tsui FEW LOCAL TELEVISION dramas have achieved such widespread recognition as RTHK's Below the Lion Rock. Screenings of landmark episodes were among the first to be sold out at the Hong Kong International Film Festival in 2003. Director of Broadcasting Chu ...

  3. Rock of the new

    Posted May 11th 2006, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... regulations- a government minister seems unlikely to inspire a new series of Below the Lion Rock, one of its most popular and acclaimed television dramas. Yet that's exactly the case. ... that proposals were finally given the green light. The result is a series of 10 half-hour episodes. Echoing the varied style and content that has defined Lion Rock since its launch in 1973, they're ...

  4. Pablo Trapero

    Posted Mar 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... the pink-coloured women's prison along a motorway that led to Lion's Den, Pablo Trapero's film about a young librarian named Julia who gives birth to and raises a child inside prison after ... The 37-year-old Buenos Aires-born director admits he has become more interested in parenthood since becoming a father. Lion's Den was a personal film for him as part of Gusman's on-screen ...

  5. The Banishment

    Posted Jan 11th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... at every turn, but viewers are none the wiser about the reasons. When The Return won the Golden Lion in Venice, Zvyagintsev was seen as the successor to Andrei Tarvovsky; on the evidence ...

  6. Also showing: Agnes Varda

    Posted Jul 31st 2008, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... different work, with only a Parisian setting linking the films. The Volatile Lion, produced in 2003 and the newest of the six pictures to be shown at the festival, revolves around the daily meeting of a novice clairvoyant and a guard of the Parisian catacombs at the bronze statue of Lion de Belfort. More dramatic is The MacDonald Bridge Fiances, the five-minute film from 1961 about a young man ...

  7. Toil and trouble

    Posted Jul 16th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... the Lion Rock series, with a hat-trick of best director titles at the Hong Kong Film Awards, a record that still stands. Then his career petered out in the mid-1980s. 'I won't deny ... docudramas. Between 1976 and 1979, he helmed 10 episodes of Below the Lion Rock, and established himself as one of the brightest young directors of his generation by mixing poetic mise-en-scene ...

  8. FILM

    Posted Jan 25th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Clarence Tsui, Paul Fonoroff, Paul Kay

    ... disappears. Screened with Below the Lion Rock- Boat People. In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles. Sun, 5pm. A Better Tomorrow III Sek plays an elderly owner of a medicine store in Saigon. ... a caring grandfather whose friend finds him a look-alike woman to stand-in for his abducted granddaughter. Screened with Below the Lion Rock- Boat People. Mok Hong-si directs. In Cantonese. Feb 4, ...

  9. Still Life

    Posted Nov 09th 2006, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... subjected to physical and mental displacement is present in Still Life- and Jia has added an edgy commentary about the ravages of a pastoral haven. Still Life is worth the Golden Lion it won ...

  10. Film

    Posted Jan 11th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui, Paul Fonoroff, Paul Kay

    ... Lee is hired to infiltrate the drug organisation and bring down the man responsible for his sister's death. In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles. Screened with Below the Lion ... with Below the Lion Rock- Boat People. Mok Hong-si directs. In Cantonese. Feb 4, 2.30pm. Wong Fei-hung's Combat with the Five Wolves Set in early republic-era Guangzhou, Sek engages in more kung ...




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