Zooming in on the Use of Music in Hong Kong Films

Why We Recommend it

Take a closer look at—and listen to—the music in Hong Kong cinema in this free talk organised as a part of the Hong Kong French Film Festival’s retrospective.


Arnaud LanuqueConsulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau employee by day, film historian by nightwill show excerpts from famous movies to offer a closer look at the role of music in Hong Kong films.

Lanuque has been researching and writing about the Hong Kong cinema for over 15 years. In 2017, he published a book on Hong Kong police and gangster films: Police vs Syndicats du crime – Les polars et films de triades dans le cinéma de Hong Kong.

Please note that although this is a free event, RSVP is required.


When: 18 Jan 2019 - 18 Jan 2019 Where: AF Library, 1/F Jordan Centre – 52 Jordan Road – Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon