Edward Ma and Wiyona Yeung in a still from We Are Legends (category IIB; Cantonese), directed by Daniel Chan. Lam Yiu-sing co-stars.

We Are Legends film review: Edward Ma, Lam Yiu-sing hold their own in boxing drama

  • Story of two orphans, hard-working Jack and Bunny, as the former prepares for his first professional fight mixes gritty detail and out-of-the-ring laughs
  • Daniel Chan’s film never feels restricted by the tropes of the sports film genre, and his inexperienced cast acquit themselves well
Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Edward Ma and Wiyona Yeung in a still from We Are Legends (category IIB; Cantonese), directed by Daniel Chan. Lam Yiu-sing co-stars.
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Hanna Chan in a still from G Affairs (category III, Cantonese), directed by Lee Cheuk-pan and also starring Lam Sen and Huang Lu.

G Affairs film review: twisted portrait of contemporary Hong Kong brimming with anger beneath its art-house pretensions

  • Completely different from anything Hong Kong cinema traditionally has to offer, G Affairs is a tale of depravity that does not pull its punches
  • Its damning assessment of how the city’s authority figures have misplaced their moral compass has echoes of Fruit Chan’s Made in Hong Kong
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Hanna Chan in a still from G Affairs (category III, Cantonese), directed by Lee Cheuk-pan and also starring Lam Sen and Huang Lu.
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