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  1. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Canto-pop star Denise Ho vows to fight on for democracy despite mainland backlash

    Posted Nov 07th 2014, 04:19pm by Vivienne Chow

    ... previously collaborated. He claimed the protests had ignited the anger of Hong Kong’s “silent majority”, and he cheered police violence against the protesters. “Wong [Jing] had to take sides because ...

  2. News - China - ARTS

    China's mediocre movies miss out at Cannes Film Festival

    Posted May 14th 2014, 03:04am by Vivienne Chow

    ... 21.8 billion yuan, nearly half of which was generated by domestic films. But films like A Touch of Sin, which explores violence in China, do not get released on the mainland because the content ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Social rules can unlock 'hidden youth'

    Posted Mar 30th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... concern in Hong Kong and Japan about growing numbers of young people who quit school and become recluses at home, spending their time playing video games with occasional outbursts of violence ... exclusion, health problems and extreme violence against families and others. Tsutomu Miyazaki, dubbed the "Otaku murderer", killed and mutilated four girls aged four to seven between 1988 ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EXHIBITION

    Action hero not riding into the sunset

    Posted Sep 13th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... and violence, scholars agreed that these comics were important cultural products. In recent years the government has shown support for comics through its industry agency CreateHK. Last year, the Avenue ... the influence of kung fu films and the popularity of Bruce Lee. Wong's series such as Siulauman in 1970 fitted the bill at the time but was criticised for its violence and vulgarity. Ma, a disciple ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Why quality TV in Hong Kong is dead- and won't be resurrected

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 11:51am by Vivienne Chow

    ... This was exactly the case in Hong Kong. TVB was launched as the city’s first free-to-air broadcaster in November 1967 – just after violence began to subside after a series of leftist riots that killed 51 ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENTERTAINMENT

    Perils of censorship no Mystery for director Lou Ye

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... discovery of her husband's extra-marital affairs turning into violence in Wuhan, won best screenwriter and best newcomer alongside the top prize at Monday night's Asian Film Awards. ...

  7. Radio hosts apologise over insult to women

    Posted Jun 06th 2006, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... But that didn't stop women's rights groups from complaining. Eleven groups, including the Association Concerning Sexual Violence Against Women, Equal Opportunities Women Coalition and Anti-domestic Violence Policy Advocacy Programme, marched to the Broadcasting Authority and Equal Opportunities Commission to protest against the programme. Irene Ng Wai-ching, service co-ordinator ...

  8. Casino mogul rules out any links with attack on legislator

    Posted Aug 24th 2006, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Conference, said: 'Lawsuits have nothing to do with violence. Lawsuits are very common and [Winnie Ho] always lost. Now that she's hired [Albert Ho], I'm happy to take ... to violence had alarmed the police. ...

  9. Adapted HK films fail to please mainland censors

    Posted Nov 05th 2004, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... of their works to avoid possible bans for including too much violence, sex or superstition. The popular Hong Kong movie Infernal Affairs had a more upbeat ending in mainland cinemas than the one seen ...

  10. Most unlikely choir boys

    Posted Sep 19th 2004, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... disciplines them with violence. But by accident, Mathieu realises that the boys actually love music and he decides to tame the boys by teaching them to sing and forming a choir. Through the training, ...




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