OPINION|《青木瓜之味》里的女性形象

《青木瓜之味》(Mùi Đu Đủ Xanh),是一部仿佛能闻到淡淡香气的越南电影。故事讲述的是,一个贫家女孩梅去西贡大户人家做女仆,看到了华丽表象之下的炎凉。整部电影节奏缓缓,对白不多,但画面却有着惊人的表现力。 Advertisements

DATA | Hong Kong film industry is aging along with the society

Tam Pok Man, 20 years old, is a freelance filmmaker and photographer in Hong Kong. He shoots for events, makes short films as well as documentaries. Ten deals a month and one thousand HK dollars for each, he is able to make ends meet for the moment. Even with a degree in filmmaking and being…

DATA | Variety vs. The Hollywood Reporter

Variety is a weekly entertainment publication on movies, television, theater, music and technology. It was founded in 1905 and its headquarter is in Los Angeles, California. (the cover of Variety’s latest issue) One of its strongest competitors is The Hollywood Reporter (THR), founded in 1930 and also based in LA. These are two leading US…

Film Review | Office: weak workplace story wrapped in fancy music play

Hong Kong director Johnnie To is best know for his crime and action films, but this time he directs a musical drama, Office. Adapted from Sylvia Chang’s former musical stage play, Design for living, this film showcases Hong Kong’s workplace rituals and environment. The story is set in the year of 2008, and depicts the…