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  1. News - Hong Kong - Cityseen

    Hong Kong's 'Cold War' to open Busan International Film Festival

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Vivian Chen vivian.chen@scmp.com Crime movie film 'Cold War' getshot billing at Busan festival Although Cold War is only the first film directed by industry veterans Longman ... to explore a fresh twist on the crime movie genre. Cold War revolves around detectives' problems at the station and their battle against a gang of criminals who have been kidnapping police ...

  2. Brothers of War

    Posted Jul 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... All Theatre Art Association's multimedia production exploring the meaning of peace and friendship combines Hoi Chiu's (left) creation of on the spot epic scenes through his original sand paintings with drama, traditional storytelling, Chinese mu ...

  3. School activists wage war on national education

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com At first, the three teenagers seem like any other secondary school pupils who gossip about their friends when they get together. But when the topic switches to Hong Kong's controversial national education scheme, a sense of p ...

  4. Tang's illegal basement built up C.Y.'s war chest

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Campaign donations to Leung Chun-ying were almost three times the amount received by his major chief executive election rival, Henry Tang Ying-yen, after an illegal basement underneath Tang's Kowloon Tong family home was revealed. The revelation came ...

  5. John Woo can't stop talking about his next blockbuster movie on the civil war

    Posted May 27th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... planning another blockbuster based on the Chinese civil war. According to Woo, it will be titled 1949. The Chinese-language historical film will reportedly cost about US$40 million. It is scheduled ...

  6. Xu expects war film to conquer box office

    Posted Nov 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak Mainland actress Xu Jinglei has high hopes for her latest film, war epic The Warlords. 'I hope it will make 300 million yuan at the box office on the mainland,' she said. 'When I said 300 million yuan everyone was laughing at me, but this film has such a big commercial element to it. I am very happy with the results,' Xu (far left) said earlier ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Reel partners

    Posted Apr 14th 2013, 12:00am by DARCY PAQUET

    ... work of cinematic collaboration meant a great deal to a poor nation still trying to recover from a devastating war. "This may sound funny today, but before flying to Hong Kong we made ...

  8. Sad tale of war- torn childhood

    Posted May 28th 2004, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... scenes that this child experienced during the war through expressive body movements and exceptional dialogue. Visit www.FaustFestival.com for details. Tickets are $160 and $100 (students, seniors ...

  9. Philanthropist played key role in recovery after war

    Posted Jul 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Quinton Chan

    ... Quinton Chan Lee Iu-cheung was a prominent businessman and philanthropist between the 1930s and 1960s who played an important role in the restoration of Hong Kong after the second world war. Born in 1896, he was the son of Lee Pui-kee, a top architect in the 1910s and 1920s. He took over his father's business in the 1920s after studying engineering at the University ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - SECOND SIGHT

    Thirty-year gap between screenings shows value of film preservation

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... of the Film Archive's current retrospective. It is not hyperbolic to state that the elder Chan helped define the look of post-second world war Hong Kong cinema. His professionalism in Beyond ...




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