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  1. Film studies: refugee stories

    Posted Jun 18th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... you should feel uncomfortable. If it makes you feel a bit angry- if it rattles the cage and shakes people up... and the movie can do that.' Screamers will be part of the Refugee Film Festival, a cinematic showcase the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the Crossroads Foundation organised for World Refugee Day on Saturday. 'I think the level of knowledge ...

  2. District 9

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... over Johannesburg for the past 20 years and its alien population- largely seen as refugees deserted by their leaders- has since been relocated on the ground. Repulsed by humans ... is actually very telling of the present. The film could be seen as a metaphor for the way some of South Africa's post-segregation generation spurn refugees from Zimbabwe, the fenced-in existence ...

  3. Troubled waters

    Posted Apr 30th 2005, 12:00am by Ann Hui, Clarence Tsui

    ... Ann Hui's Boat People was one of the few attempts to understand the plight of the refugees, writes Clarence Tsui Ann Hui On-wah's Boat People has stirred up its fair share ... to arbitrate about politics- and I understand that what I have is only the view of things from the refugees' perspective. 'I won't deny that I was naive back then. I never thought about ...

  4. Tehran

    Posted Jun 28th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... That was what happened to A Time for Drunken Horses, his feature film debut and a prize winner at Cannes in 2000, and Turtles Can Fly- set in a refugee camp on the Iraq-Turkey border- which also won San ...

  5. Dances with death

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

    ... and the Israeli army's role in the infamous massacre of Palestinian civilians at two refugee camps in Beirut. But the filmmaker realised it was another aspect of the film that was difficult- the fact ... likeness alludes to what follows, when the politician's assassination leads to Phalangist militiamen heading into the Sabra and Shantila refugee camps and slaughtering more than 3,000 ...

  6. Waltz with Bashir

    Posted Mar 19th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... in which Folman finally recovers the most harrowing experience he had during his tour as a soldier in Lebanon: when he stood guard with his comrades outside the Sabra and Shatila refugee camps ...

  7. Film

    Posted Oct 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Clarence Tsui, Paul Fonoroff, Sara Yin

    ... her wishes. Starring Elmar Wepper, Hannelore Elsner and Aya Irizuki. Doris Dorrie directs. CT District 9 (IIB) Oppressed alien refugees in South Africa find an ally in a human who contracts ...

  8. Film studies: Minority report

    Posted Mar 12th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... was considerable debate in the 1970s and 80s about allowing Hmong to live in the US as refugees) have been gradually ironed out, and Minnesota now has two elected officers of Hmong ancestry (Mee Moua ...

  9. Film

    Posted Sep 17th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... In English with Chinese subtitles. Sept 20, 7.30pm, HK Arts Centre, Sept 26, 9pm, HK Space Museum. Unfinished Sky Peter Duncan's romantic drama about an illegal Afghani refugee (Monic Hendrickx) ...

  10. Persepolis

    Posted Jun 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... as Palestinians were massacred by Christian militia at two refugee camps in Beirut in 1982. The extras: The film can be seen either with the original French voice cast or with an American version (with ...




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