The Avenue of Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui celebrates Hong Kong’s film industry. Photo: Dickson Lee The Avenue of Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui celebrates Hong Kong’s film industry. Photo: Dickson Lee
The Avenue of Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui celebrates Hong Kong’s film industry. Photo: Dickson Lee

National security law: grip tightens on Hong Kong showbiz sector as censorship changes pave way for retroactive ban on films

  • Amendments to the city’s Film Censorship Ordinance to be tabled next week at Legco increase maximum jail terms to three years for unauthorised screenings
  • ‘Simple and straightforward’ changes to the law intended to ‘prevent acts against national security’, commerce secretary tells afternoon press conference

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
The Avenue of Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui celebrates Hong Kong’s film industry. Photo: Dickson Lee The Avenue of Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui celebrates Hong Kong’s film industry. Photo: Dickson Lee
The Avenue of Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui celebrates Hong Kong’s film industry. Photo: Dickson Lee
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