Francis Ng (right) and Louis Koo play father and son in the fantasy drama Shed Skin Papa (category IIA, Cantonese), directed by Roy Szeto.

Shed Skin Papa film review: Francis Ng, Louis Koo as father and son in Hong Kong’s answer to Benjamin Button

A fantastical drama that struggles to translate the profound musings of its source material for the big screen, Shed Skin Papa features, among other things, Ng ageing backwards by a decade or two every day by shedding his skin

Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Francis Ng (right) and Louis Koo play father and son in the fantasy drama Shed Skin Papa (category IIA, Cantonese), directed by Roy Szeto.
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