• Saturday
  • August 30, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:36pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 1038 for women director

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Women and children left vulnerable as Hong Kong's divorce rate rises

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 05:50pm by DARREN WEE

    ... "Divorce contributes to the feminisation of poverty. We would argue women are more prone to poverty because of their family status," says Si-si Liu Pui-shan, director of the Hong Kong ... women and children from broken marriages especially vulnerable. Divide and fall When Ah Lai finally signed her divorce papers in 2001 she thought it was the end of her abusive marriage. Instead, ...

  2. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches - STYLE CHECK JING ZHANG

    Style Check: Diesel artistic director's debut collection signals new direction

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 10:07am by Jing Zhang

    ... artistic director finally unveiled his debut collection and a look at the new direction in which he is taking the 35-year-old company. The fashion show revealed that super-tight skinny jeans were integral to the look for both men and women; with high waists and figure hugging tops a distinctive point of departure. Acid wash, bleached effects, big belts and punky cut-off denim jackets laden ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ROAD TEST

    Road Test: essays offer perspective of women without children

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 09:44am by Cici George

    ... lady" or "somebody's mother". The cultural pressure for women to reproduce is abundantly clear The cultural pressure for women to reproduce is abundantly clear. Julie Halston ... to eschew children for careers. Since the writers are in creative professions that can be unstable and demanding, they face more of an either-or when it comes to having children than women in other ...

  4. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    China's first lady Peng Liyuan's fashion style has made her a global sensation

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 09:39am by Jing Zhang

    ... Jing Zhang jing.zhang@scmp.com Peng Liyuan's sense of style has made her an international sensation. But will other powerful women on China's political scene follow her sartorial ... a rare gathering in China of high-profile women from around the world. Peng's outfit conveyed something fresh, serene and positive. Users of China's popular qq.com site commented ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Documentary on the Maryknoll nuns sets its director on new path

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 10:14am by Kate Whitehead

    ... to succeed and brains- what comes across clearly through the documentary is that these women, who travelled all over the world, were very well educated. Schooled by the sisters through the 1960s, ... I didn't even know there was such a thing," says Tong. Starting film school in 1975, one of just three women on the course, she realised she wasn't at all politicised, something she puts ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    French director tackles sex and the teenager

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 04:11pm by James Mottram

    ... James Mottram French director François Ozon's desire for 'fresh flesh' sees him tackle teenage prostitution in his latest film, writes James Mottram When age does matter ... a bourgeois family who turns to prostitution, the French director invited a group of friends- including mothers of adolescent children the same age as his character. "After the screening, ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Postcard: Montreal

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:25am by PAUL KAZEE

    ... audience of 700 did not disagree. Festival co-director Mitch Davis' opening-night remarks, on July 17, spoke to the organisers' pride in Fantasia's fans and eclectic programming. ... of rabid lovers of eccentric cinema." This Fantasia opened with French actor-director Riad Sattouf's controversial Jacky in the Kingdom of Woman, a political comedy starring Charlotte ...

  8. Lifestyle - Health - FIT & FAB

    Charitable banker in it for the long run

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 06:14pm by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... a professional and a heart for fundraising on a par with their love of corporate deals. Yet Moyee Lam is just that. The managing director in UBS' investment banking group heads to Madagascar next ... will also support local charity the Association Concerning Sexual Violence Against Women (ACSVW) and its crisis helpline, RainLily. Lam wanted to support the association after learning the horrific ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    How US director’s film was nearly derailed by a storm with Ai Weiwei

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 07:02pm by Bernice Chan

    ... Bernice Chan bernice.chan@scmp.com A US director convinced Ai Weiwei to act in his crowdfunded film, but a spat with the artist nearly derailed the project, writes Bernice Chan Kicks up a storm In early April, things seemed to be on a roll for director Jason Wishnow. The 40-year-old's yet-to-be released short film The Sandstorm was already receiving international attention, ...

  10. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Fausto Puglisi, sometimes called the next Gianni Versace, says Chinese women suit his styles

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 09:48am by Divia Harilela

    ... Russo regularly wears his clothes, while A-listers including Madonna, Beyoncé, Katy Perry and Britney Spears are customers. Last year, he was appointed creative director of Emanuel Ungaro. His ... and black lace, he was inspired to be a designer by his grandfather, and the women surrounding him. "I can't really say how it happened. My grandfather was obsessed with tailoring, so when ...




SCMP.com Account