Hong Kong International Film Festival

Follow the glitz and glam as stars of the screen descend on Hong Kong to celebrate the best in film.

Roger Garcia, Hong Kong International Film Festival executive director. Photo: Gary Mak

Government film venues behind in digital revolution, says festival boss

The Hong Kong International Film Festival says its ability to grow audience numbers and help foster the city's film culture is handicapped by the lack of government-run auditoriums that can screen digital movies - the bulk of its offerings. It's forced to use smaller commercial venues, where fewer tickets are available.