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Hong Kong Films

I've been censored, director says

A Shanghai filmmaker has accused a University of Hong Kong professor of censorship after he was ordered to remove politically sensitive Facebook posts for the school's film festival. He was also barred from holding a memorial for Beijing flood victims at the event.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:58pm

More police to combat hi-tech criminals

Extra officers are to be drafted in to fight a rising tide of online crime as police prepare to open a cybersecurity centre by the end of the year.

Police recorded 1,299 technology-related crimes in the first half of this year, a 41 per cent rise year-on-year. Victims lost HK$64 million - up from HK$4 million.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:54pm

Film

New Releases

The Silent War (IIA) (Cantonese)

See review on this page.

Madagascar: Europe's Most Wanted (I) (English and Chinese versions)

See review on this page.

Lacuna (IIA) (Putonghua and Cantonese)

15 Aug 2012 - 10:50pm

Beijing loyalists set for Legco poll fight

The battle for functional constituency seats in next month's elections will pitch supporters of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying seeking to gain a foothold in Legco against backers of his defeated rival Henry Tang Ying-yen looking to retain their influence.

29 Aug 2012 - 3:27pm

Murder, bank fraud 'despicable'

A handyman who killed a 74-year-old man before impersonating him to withdraw HK$600,000 from banks was jailed for life yesterday.

Mr Justice Darryl Saw called Alan Ng Nga-lun, 52, 'truly despicable' for murdering Tang Lo-loi at his house in Tseng Tau village, Ma On Shan, on November 9, 2010.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:43pm

Learning curve

Hong Kong's Nicholas Choi (right) is hit by Romania's Radu Daraban in the men's individual foil yesterday. Choi was beaten but is determined to return to the Olympic Games after his brief experience in London. The 19-year-old, the youngest among the 42-member Hong Kong squad, enjoyed 15 minutes in the limelight during the opening round.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:43pm

Quick-fire loss for fireman Cheung

Hong Kong's Cheung Chi-yip knows what it takes to become a world-class judoka but cannot take that risk unless his future is secured.

31 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Li Keqiang protester convicted; to appeal

A woman who tried to break through a police barricade in a protest during Vice-Premier Li Keqiang's visit to the city last year was found guilty of resisting arrest yesterday.

Siu Mun-yee, 53, was bound over to keep the peace for one year on a bond of HK$1,000. She said she was innocent and would lodge an appeal.

28 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

A New Cantonese Opera Justice Bao

Yuen Siu-fai (left) stars in, directs and is the librettist for a Cantonese Opera double-bill of stories revolving around the legendary judge consisting of The Caucasian Circle, centring on two women who both claim to be a child's real mother, and Chisang Town, in which Justice Bao Ching upholds justice despite the case involving his family members.

27 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Film

New Releases

Beloved (III) (French, English and Czech)

See review on this page.

The Pirates! Band of Misfits in 3-D (I) (English and Cantonese versions)

See review on this page.

Doraemon the Movie: Nobita and the Last Haven (I) (Cantonese)

26 Jul 2012 - 12:00am