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"NEW ACTION EXPRESS" Short Film Highlight Programmes

(Free admission, with after-screening discussion)

Date: 14 & 18 March 2014
Time: 7:30 – 9:30 pm
Venue: agnès b. CINEMA, Hong Kong Arts Centre

Eight short films selected/awarded in international film festivals are brought back to local premier festival – 19th ifva Festival. In the 2 free screening programmes, audience can enjoy a total of 8 outstanding titles, as well as participate in the after-screening discussion with directors, who are invited to share their festival visit experience and learnings.

 

14-3-2014 7:30pm Programme 1 (Click here for registration)

Coffee, Cigarettes and Chinese Massage

Kwok Hon-fan Jeff / 2012 / Hong Kong / Col / 7'21" / In French with Chinese and English subtitles
> Officially Selected, Tokyo Video Festival 2013, Japan

SICK

Chu Hoi-ying Nicole / 2012 / Hong Kong / Col / 9'46" / In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles
> officially Selected, 9th IAWRT Asian Women's Film Festival, New Delhi, India

Not Now But When

Yuen Chi-him / 2011 / Hong Kong / Col / 22'39" / In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles
> Officially Selected, 19th Chilean International Short Film Festival of Santiago (FESANCOR 2013), Chile

Flowers with Aphasia

Li Sum-yuet / 2012 / Col / 30'00"/ In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles
> Officially Selected, 15th Udine Far East Film Festival, Italy

 

18-3-2014 7:30pm Programme 2 (Click here for registration)

Downstream (produced by RTHK)

Kwok Zune / 2012 / Hong Kong / Col / 24'00"/ In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles
> Best Selection Award (International Short Film Competition) Kaohsiung Film Festival 2013, Taiwan

Shit Happening

Lee Kai-ho / 2012 / Hong Kong / Col and B/W / 2'11" / No dialogue and subtitles
> Officially Selected, 3rd Ars Independent International Film Festival, Katowice, Poland

Lopsided

Yeung Tsz-ngo Poppy / 2012 / Hong Kong / Col / 29'05" / In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles
> Officially Selected, 27th BFI London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival, United Kingdom
> Officially Selected, Asian Queer Film Festival 2013, Japan

Such a Girl like Me

Man Uen-ching/ 2012 / Hong Kong / Col / 16'00" / In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles
> Officially Selected, 15th Udine Far East Film Festival, Italy

 

***Remarks: Programmes are subject to change without prior notice. Programme content does not reflect the view of the organiser.