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  1. Women's writes

    Posted Jan 04th 2007, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... Writer-director Nancy Meyers puts women in their place- in strong, interesting, starring roles. Kavita Daswani asks her why that's so rare WHEN NANCY MEYERS was considering who ... girlfriend. It's the most awful thing ever, the most terrible relationship to be in.' Meyers has mined cinematic gold from the experiences, something more women writers and directors should ...

  2. Carry on travelling

    Posted Oct 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jet-set women now have more choice in carry-on bags. Luggage brand Tumi has released a collection of women's travel accessories designed by creative director David Chu. Made using sturdy but stylish materials such as vachetta leather and jacquard, the Chatham tote (below; HK$3,650) is finished with silver hardware and includes a detachable organiser pocket to accommodate ...

  3. Fateful romance

    Posted Jan 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... By Lau Kit-wai It's fate. Director Jingle Ma Chor-shing's first movie as a cinematographer was Passion, a romance directed by actress-filmmaker Sylvia Chang Ai-chia. More than 20 ... the veteran director back to his favourite genre- romance. His 1999 romance Fly me to Polaris ran for the best film gong at the Hong Kong Film Awards and made Cecilia Cheung Pak-chi an established ...

  4. Female directors focus on Chinese

    Posted Sep 09th 2007, 12:00am by Yenni Kwok

    ... discussed his Chinese ancestry and never made a film with Chinese themes. Women filmmakers used to be even rarer. 'Only three women had worked as directors between the production of the first ... and Malaysia, I was always surrounded by the many cultures in these countries- the Chinese, Indian and Malay,' says the 44-year-old Indonesian director. 'The relationship between Johan ...

  5. Vietnamese director's set full of hunks

    Posted Aug 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Kimberly Chou

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak, Kimberly Chou and Phoebe Cheng. Vietnamese film director Anh Hung Tran's project, I Come With The Rain, is turning into quite ... quite a major international cast. With four major hunks, no doubt this will be a set many women will want to sneak onto. What we're amazed at is how Tran convinced so many big stars to work ...

  6. Censors a welcome addition to mainland directors' bottom line

    Posted Apr 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... is still seeking funds, is an adaptation of Lu Yiping's book about 8,000 Hunanese young women sent by the Red Army in 1949 to wed the soldiers stationed in the newly acquired region ...

  7. soundbites

    Posted Jan 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Your latest play, Dust and Dawn, took three years to realise. Tell us about it. Hong Kong Repertory Theatre artistic director Fredric Mao Chun-fai: 'I'm a huge fan of Louis ... a philosophical fable, but also a great love story because he's deeply loved by three women. 'I haven't worked on an original play since 2002, and I'm loving it. It's refreshing ...

  8. Women urged to make comeback

    Posted Feb 24th 2007, 12:00am by Diana Danyi

    ... and there was a huge discount to their earning capacity,' said Anne Erni, managing director and chief diversity officer at Lehman Brothers. The initiative is a success. Last year, 89 per cent of women ... sector to look at new ways to attract and retain staff, including the re-engagement of women after maternity leave. Lehman Brothers, a leading financial services provider, launched its Encore ...

  9. Indecent calls made to 14 women at i-Cable News, police say

    Posted Sep 08th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo and Zoe Mak Sexually loaded calls and messages had been made to 14 women at i-Cable News since February last year, police said yesterday. The victims, including three ... was a current or former employee of i-Cable News. Company executive director Ronald Chiu Ying-chun said: 'We didn't purposely ask who the person was, but I haven't heard of any current ...

  10. Many attacks against women go unreported

    Posted Mar 31st 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun A survey says Hong Kong has one of the lowest rates of violence against women but that attacks against women may be much more common than police records show. The survey, by the University of Hong Kong, found 20 per cent of Hong Kong women suffer at least one violent incident in their lifetime. Of the 1,297 respondents, 14 per cent said they had experienced physical attacks ...




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