One of the city’s most exciting film festivals returns with an exciting new lineup of regional movies
Now in its 13th year, the Hong Kong Asian Film Festival has established a reptutation for highlighting work from exciting new regional talent and delivering numerous Hong Kong premiers for eager film fans.
This year showcases movies from Japan, Malaysia, Taiwan, mainland China, South Korea and Singapore. Local standouts include Somewhere Beyond The Mist, the first feature film from acclaimed documentary director Cheung King-wai; In Your Dreams, Tam Wai-ching’s directorial debut starring Carina Lau; and The White Girl (pictured), a collaboration between first-time director Jenny Suen and renowned cinematographer Christopher Doyle.
Screenings take place at a number cinemas across the city from Central to the New Territories, so be sure to check the full programme for complete details.