The glory days of Hong Kong cinema – encapsulated by films such as A Better Tomorrow starring Chow Yun-Fat – could return under proposals advocated by the city’s film council. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong in frame for return as ‘Hollywood of the Far East’ with mainland Chinese officials looking at cutting red tape for city filmmakers

  • Senior industry figures speaking to film authorities about reducing barriers to southern China market
  • Move aims to revitalise Hong Kong cinema, but others warn it risks compromising artistic integrity
Topic |   Hong Kong economy

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The glory days of Hong Kong cinema – encapsulated by films such as A Better Tomorrow starring Chow Yun-Fat – could return under proposals advocated by the city’s film council. Photo: Handout
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