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  1. Oscar-winner praises budding artists

    Posted Aug 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... JESSIE HUI Students who put their creativity to the test to celebrate the centenary of Hong Kong Tramways have won praise from Oscar-winning animator Raman Hui Shing-ngai. The youngsters were taking part in a drawing contest entitled 'A Hundred Years of Tram Service' to commemorate the event. Diocesan Girls' School student Eunice Leung Wing-yu and Lo Wing-tung ...

  2. I didn't know I'd adopted nephew, says widow in estate row

    Posted Sep 05th 2003, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... husband's estate passing to his brother, Oscar Wong, because they had fallen out over the distribution of their father's estate. Oscar Wong has since died and his estate is represented by his daughter, Lisa Poncet. The court has heard Ms Au and her husband had no children and adopted Mr Kho as a courtesy son in March 1968 - a claim which blocked Oscar Wong from a share of the estate. ...

  3. An African adventure

    Posted Jan 04th 2004, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow German director Caroline Link has achieved her vision and come up with an alternative look at the Holocaust in her Oscar-winning film, Nowhere in Africa. Based on Stefanie Zweig's autobiographical novel set during the second world war, Nowhere in Africa won the 2002 Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film. It tells the tale of a Jewish family's struggle to come ...

  4. Fairly fabulous

    Posted May 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Whether you're a film buff, a fashion victim, studying English or just want to be entertained, My Fair Lady promises to be everybody's cup of tea. The 1964 best picture Oscar winner is a screen adaptation of Pygmalion, the long-running Broadway musical based on George Bernard Shaw's comedy. Enduring style icon Audrey Hepburn plays Eliza Doolittle, a flower girl ...

  5. Funny old life

    Posted Feb 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Helen Barlow

    ... A best actor Oscar nod proves Hollywood is finally taking Bill Murray seriously- not that the king of deadpan could care, writes Helen Barlow AT LAST WEEK'S Golden Globes awards ... nominated for a Golden Globe for Rushmore and Ghost Busters before- he didn't win- and is decidedly nonplussed. Still, he will go along to the Oscars for the ride, as he did at the Globes. He ...

  6. What's On

    Posted Apr 13th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... performance of his new composition, the Messiah, in Dublin, Ireland 1848: Sicily declared its independence from Naples 1964: Actor Sidney Poitier became the first African-American to win an Oscar ...

  7. The Sea Inside

    Posted Mar 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Starring: Javier Bardem, Belen Rueda Director: Alejandro Amenabar Category: IIB (Spanish) Javier Bardem stands as the cornerstone of this moving Oscar-winning drama, bringing passion and a quiet pathos to the story of the poet Ramon Sampedro- a man who fought for years for the right to end his life after an accident left him bedridden. Bardem (below)sprinkles ...

  8. Perfect charm

    Posted Jan 30th 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... eccentric characters. Finding Neverland may win Forster or Depp an Oscar. But the film is hardly a classic. VERDICT: GO TO THE MOVIES ...

  9. Attired help

    Posted Jul 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Caryn Yap

    ... executive director Justin Chiu Kwok-hung; Chevalier Group director Oscar Chow; Chevalier chairman and managing director Chow Yei-ching; Shui On Group chairman Vincent Lo Hong-sui; legislator Kenneth ...

  10. Tip-top night

    Posted Mar 05th 2004, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... were designers of Cafe Deco, Oscar Llinas and Bob Bilkey (of Palm Beach-based architecture and design company Bilkey Llinas). Restaurateur Michelle Garnaut of M at the Fringe ...




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