Enchanting Shadows: The Female Ghost in Classic Cinema

Why We Recommend it

In honour of the Chinese Ghost Festival, the Hong Kong Film Archive presents a special programme of classic movies featuring alluring female ghosts.


The female ghost, a recurring figure in Chinese literature, has been a staple of Hong Kong Cinema, inspiring the production of many films and enchanting audiences throughout the years.

Eight movies, produced between the 1950s and the 1990s and all featuring beautiful actresses, will return to the screen between August 2017 and March 2018.



When: 6 Jul 2017 - 2 Mar 2018 Where: Hong Kong Film Archive Cinema – 50 Lei King Road, Sai Wan Ho – Eastern District