This free two-day forum will focus on the study of Buddhist relics, the artistic styles and archaeological discoveries in the core areas of the Silk Road.
The Helper (2017) by filmmaker Joanna Bowers chronicles the diverse stories from Hong Kong’s migrant domestic workers. This free screening, hosted by the Jewish Film Festival, will be introduced by Bowers.
Sharing war stories will be historian Geoffrey Ko, Tsui Yuet-ching, daughter of a Hong Kong Guerrilla fighter and author of The Hong Kong Independent Battalion, and the book’s author Catherine Man.
Examining new models of making moving image influenced by internet and video game culture, this show juxtaposes works created by local artists with those in the UK.
Co-curated by Hong Kong Ballet’s Artistic Director Septime Webre and David Liu, this series of events is set up to provide greater insights into contemporary ballet and the choreographers’ creative processes.
Presented by the Hong Kong Film Archive, this program will screen six pairs of movie adaptations of Chinese literary classics, including the lauded 1993 film Farewell My Concubine starring Leslie Cheung.