The 77th Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement Award ceremony – Venice, Italy, September 8, 2020 – Director Ann Hui holds the Golden Lion award for lifetime achievement. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane The 77th Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement Award ceremony – Venice, Italy, September 8, 2020 – Director Ann Hui holds the Golden Lion award for lifetime achievement. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
The 77th Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement Award ceremony – Venice, Italy, September 8, 2020 – Director Ann Hui holds the Golden Lion award for lifetime achievement. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

Venice 2020: Ann Hui on saving the Hong Kong film industry, and her Golden Lion for lifetime achievement

  • She worries about Covid-19’s impact on the Hong Kong film industry, saying ‘I never had time to help others. I’ve barely survived! But now I can and I will’
  • Filmmaker praises the camerawork of cinematographer Christopher Doyle – his use of vibrant colours, the way he captures nuance – in her new film Love After Love

Topic |   Asian cinema: Hong Kong film
The 77th Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement Award ceremony – Venice, Italy, September 8, 2020 – Director Ann Hui holds the Golden Lion award for lifetime achievement. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane The 77th Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement Award ceremony – Venice, Italy, September 8, 2020 – Director Ann Hui holds the Golden Lion award for lifetime achievement. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
The 77th Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement Award ceremony – Venice, Italy, September 8, 2020 – Director Ann Hui holds the Golden Lion award for lifetime achievement. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
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