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  1. Film studies: return to splendour

    Posted Jul 30th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui A Hollywood blockbuster, a Hong Kong thriller and a Spanish comedy: these are the films on release at the new Cine-Art House- a successor to the much-mourned, 18-year-old institution in Wan Chai that closed its doors in November 2006- which opens officially today after a three-month trial run. To fully understand Cine-Art's unique position among Hong Kong ...

  2. You've Goethe see this

    Posted Oct 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... audiences. It's a unique effort among the foreign cultural organisations based in Hong Kong. Akin's films will also be shown at the Hong Kong Film Archive on the last Friday of every month, ... the city's flagship cinematic event- the Hong Kong International Film Festival- takes place in late spring, from September to December film buffs busy themselves by combing through promotional ...

  3. Work on the mild side

    Posted Sep 06th 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... their hair dyed blond. Berger says he came up with the idea of Power Plays because Hong Kong has unique political and social circumstances. 'You had the biggest demonstration ever on ideas about ... to propel the collective- and local arts- forward. 'We have a lot of grassroots organisations in Hong Kong, but we're missing the next step. We're missing a place which is more ...

  4. Various Artists

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

    ... Clarence Tsui Various Artists Hong Kong, City, Sounds (Juicy Orange) Varied is certainly the word to describe Hong Kong, City, Sounds- not only because it's a compilation of various musical genres, but also because of the differing quality of the 19 tracks included. The selection stemmed from a MySpace advertisement calling for input from Hong Kong-based musicians, ...

  5. Culture crusade

    Posted Apr 18th 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... to 'Cultural and Leisure Services Committee'. To some, the transposition might reflect the petty tedium of local politics, but to King, the new moniker to a unique office in Hong Kong's 18 ... but the construction of an identity for Wan Chai, an acknowledgment of its culture.' Wan Chai District Council (which also administers Causeway Bay and Happy Valley) is in the central belt of Hong Kong ...

  6. Film studies: Vision thing

    Posted Feb 26th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... the artists and the audience have the opportunity to be a part of this extremely unique cross-cultural experience.' AFI Project 20/20 runs Mar 2-8 at the Hong Kong Arts Centre, Wan Chai. For more ... and culture, she says (Fabian and Scott-Johnson will be in Hong Kong for post-screening discussions next week). Although the programme is supported by a US cultural institution, Malbrey says ...

  7. Out of site

    Posted Feb 18th 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... The rapid disappearance of old streets in Hong Kong is creating problems for film location scouts, writes Clarence Tsui FOR SOMEONE WHOSE track record includes designing sets for sci-fi ... heritage sites, were symbolic of daily life in Hong Kong. Whereas well-known landmarks such as colonial buildings and Chinese temples were spared from bulldozers, less acknowledged examples ...

  8. Film

    Posted Aug 07th 2008, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui, Paul Fonoroff

    ... Whampoa, Whampoa Garden, Hung Hom, HK$120-HK$180. Inquiries: 6019 0621 Summer IFF An extension of the HK International Film Festival with more than 30 features from Hong Kong and abroad, and two ... Film Archive, 50 Lei King Rd, Sai Wan Ho; HK Science Museum, 2 Science Museum Rd, TST; HK Space Museum, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$44 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2734 2900 A Unique Schooling A 12-year-old ...

  9. Albert Serra

    Posted May 10th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... the names while visiting Hong Kong for the screening of his latest film, Birdsong, at the city's annual film festival. 'It was like returning to 1999,' he says. His thinly veiled ... another ideology. You once mentioned that your films illustrate a clash between the sacred and the profane. This is the power of the image- it always escapes a unique meaning. Of course, it's ...

  10. Hong Kong poetry

    Posted Jun 26th 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... grew. Echoing the sentiments that many Indian and Afro-Caribbeans voiced after their return to their home country in the post-war years, McKirdy- born in Scotland, but raised in Hong Kong- opens ... with motorcycles- but what stands out is the poet's critical assessment of the colonial legacy in Hong Kong. McKirdy continues in the vein of Albert Camus- a pied-noir, an Algerian-born Frenchman- ...




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