6 films/events

Spotlight on Hong Kong

BOAT PEOPLE
投奔怒海
Hong Kong SAR China 1982 | 109 min.
Spotlight on Hong Kong | Drama, History

Shiomi Akutagawa, a Japanese photojournalist, travels to Vietnam to document life under communist rule. Government officials are all too happy to take him on a tour of villages that are clean, happy...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

A CONVERSATION WITH ANN HUI (SPOTLIGHT ON HONG KONG)
Hong Kong SAR China 2020 | 60 min.
Spotlight on Hong Kong |

Missed the Conversation? View the discussion HERE via the HIFF Facebook Page.  We are honored to host revered auteur Ann Hui as our Spotlight on Hong Kong Filmmaker in Profile and HIFF40...

Nov 11th 7:00 PM - Nov 29th 11:00 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

KEEP ROLLING
Hong Kong SAR China 2020 | 112 min.
Spotlight on Hong Kong | Documentary

From director Man Lim Chung, comes an intimate portrait of Hong Kong filmmaker, Ann Hui. Over her 40 year career, Hui has overcome great obstacles, faced difficulties head on, and fiercely pressed on...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

MY PRINCE EDWARD
金都
Hong Kong SAR China 2019 | 88 min.
Spotlight on Hong Kong | Drama

From writer-director Norris Wong, MY PRINCE EDWARD examines a whimsical tale of freedom in marriage and self-governance in geographical residence. Fong works in a retail store selling wedding...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

A SIMPLE LIFE
桃姐
Hong Kong SAR China 2011 | 118 min.
Spotlight on Hong Kong | Drama

Roger (Andy Lau) is a successful movie producer. Ah Tao (Deanie Ip) has worked for Roger's family as a nanny and maid over the course of four generations. When Roger comes home to find Ah...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

SONG OF THE EXILE
客途秋恨
Hong Kong SAR China 1990 | 96 min.
Spotlight on Hong Kong |

After going to school in London, Cheung Hueyin (Maggie Cheung) returns to Hong Kong for the wedding of her younger sister. It doesn't take long for the young woman to discover the vast gulf now...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

6 films/events
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