Il Postino

Lights, camera, write!

In real life writers are admired, but in films they often meet a sticky end

Sunday, 7 October, 2007, 12:00am

Sea sensations

New technology in photography and computer animation have taken viewers where they have never been before. In The Human Body we journeyed with the sperm on its voyage to meet the human egg. Tonight, we go under water for a similar journey in the ocean.

10 Feb 2000 - 12:00am

New policy?

IN the last two months, on five occasions, I have had to collect all my registered mail from Happy Valley Post Office, near where I live, because each time the postman claimed he was not able to deliver the item.

The first few times I put it down to the fact that perhaps my maid was out on some errands.

27 Jul 1994 - 12:00am

Postman's mail bags so heavy

SOME mornings in Kowloon Tong, I see a postman getting off a bus, close to the MTR station. I notice him, because he is carrying three bulging bags of mail - one on his shoulder and one in each hand.

3 Jul 1993 - 12:00am

First-class delivery of double fantasy

The Postman and The Fisherman, by Velo Theatre, Shouson Theatre, HK Arts Centre, January 30-February 1 THE first half of a delightful double bill presented on the opening night of the 1993 HK Arts Festival was The Postman by Velo Theatre. The company, based in France, offers a special and unusual form of theatre.

1 Feb 1993 - 12:00am