Andrew Lau Wai-keung likes to be in control - or, at the very least, to have his say with regards to various facets of film production.Sunday, 23 December, 2012, 12:30pm
Starring: Tony Leung Chiu-wai, Zhou Xun, Wang Xuebing, Mavis Fan Hsiao-hsuan Director: Alan Mak Siu-fai and Felix Chong Man-keung Category: IIA (Cantonese)15 Aug 2012 - 10:50pm
Under the influence of a 'new wave' of young television-trained and/or overseas educated filmmakers in the late 1970s and early 80s, Hong Kong cinema was on the brink of radical change when writer-director-cinematographer Alex Cheung Kwok-ming chose to focus on the ethically ambiguous twilight world of an undercover policeman for his second feature.15 Jan 2012 - 12:00am
Today is a big day for twins Lau Ka-yan and Lau Ka-hei. The basketball-loving brothers from Carmel Alison Lam Foundation Secondary School, in Kwai Chung, celebrate their 19th birthday on the first day of school in 2012.
Ka-yan - older than Ka-hei by fiveminutes - shares a bedroom with his brother at home.3 Jan 2012 - 12:00am
My hat off to our Police Commissioner Andy Tsang Wai-hung. Among our top government officials he quickly stands out in his very short tenure as one who knows exactly what he is doing and executes his clearly defined objectives with professionalism, guts and determination. He deserves public support, as our safety and law and order depend on him.22 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
Renowned Hong Kong movie director Andrew Lau Wai-keung assembles film stars from Taiwan, the mainland and Hong Kong for his romantic drama A Beautiful Life.
The prolific Lau is most commonly associated with Hong Kong crime-action films. He was the creative force behind the Infernal Affairs trilogy and the adaptation of the manga Initial D.18 May 2011 - 12:00am
Are Harvey Weinstein and Andrew Lau Wai-keung bringing Crockett and Tubbs to Hong Kong? Possibly. The Hollywood movie kingpin and Infernal Affairs co-director have confirmed they are planning a movie called Hong Kong Vice to be shot here. Rumour has it Donnie Yen Ji-dan (left) will be one of the stars and model Ankie Beilke has told us she will feature too.23 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
In nearly 30 years as a cinematographer, Arthur Wong Ngok-tai has overseen camerawork on more than 110 films. He was one of the founders of the Hong Kong Society of Cinematographers (HKSC) and has been its chairman for the past 18 years. Infernal Affairs director Andrew Lau Wai-keung, who began his career as a cameraman, calls him his si kung - the grandaddy of the field.20 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
The local movie industry might still be in the dumps, but suddenly Hong Kong is a very popular location for overseas productions. For some reason, Hollywood and other foreign filmmakers have been flooding in. Best of all, they're not just looking for a stand-in for Manhattan, London or some third-world depot. No, they actually want Hong Kong.20 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
They may not have worked together yet as a team, but the three female crew of the Government Flying Service say it is only a matter of time before they join forces to become Hong Kong's first all-female airborne search-and-rescue crew.2 Sep 2007 - 12:00am