Actress and singer Joyce Chen says there are not enough Hong Kong films or TV shows led by strong female characters. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Actress and singer Joyce Chen says there are not enough Hong Kong films or TV shows led by strong female characters. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Actress and singer Joyce Chen says there are not enough Hong Kong films or TV shows led by strong female characters. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

How gender inequality in film and entertainment isn’t just a Hollywood problem

  • Actress and singer Joyce Cheng talks about how Hong Kong’s entertainment industry is easier on men as experts highlight global issues
  • Cheng was one of 55 women who took part in the Netflix and UN Women project ‘Because She Watched’ to mark this year’s International Women’s Day

Topic |   Asian cinema: Hong Kong film
Actress and singer Joyce Chen says there are not enough Hong Kong films or TV shows led by strong female characters. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Actress and singer Joyce Chen says there are not enough Hong Kong films or TV shows led by strong female characters. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Actress and singer Joyce Chen says there are not enough Hong Kong films or TV shows led by strong female characters. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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