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香港獨立電影節2019:《獨立短片馬拉松》Hong Kong Independent Film Festival 2019:Independent Shorts Marathon

2019-02-02 (Sat)
14:20

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My World

Hong Kong|2018|30 min|Colour|HD|
In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles

Director:Jun Li

Nominated Best Live Action Short Film, Golden Horse Award 2018

Rebellion is the way of youth. An ambitious teacher’s pet and a pair of quirky siblings challenges gender roles and traditional morals through seven exam questions. This wild and philosophizing film leave no stone unturned.

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Myself Found

Hong Kong|2018|14 min|Colour|HD|
In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles

Director:Amos Why

Kaohsiung Film Festival 2018 selection
Hong Kong Asian Film Festival 2018 selection

Here is a common Hong Kong story: to give up one’s dream and accept the bitter reality. But if you could rediscover the classic songs of a forgotten era, would your enthusiasm for music find a second wind? This delicately shot gem features a self-deprecating cameo by singer Albert Cheung.

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Mongkok Story

Hong Kong|2018|32 min|Colour|HD|
In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles

Director:Liu To

Considered the prequel to Like an abortion, for the very first time, the young and restless “Boy” goes from Admiralty to Mongkok. There, he learns about all things in life besides raising flags. It documents the bittersweet experiences during the Umbrella Movement for a youngster coming of age.

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The Umbrella

Hong Kong|2018|22 min|Colour|HD|
In Cantonese, Mandarin, English and Hakka with Chinese and English subtitles

Director:Tsang Hing Weng Eric

 

Peeping like James Stewart in Rear Window (1955), this film provides an alternate perspective to the faces of the Umbrella Movement. Shot at Chih Hsing Hall of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, people, environment, politics and metaphors all blend together seamlessly under the wide lens. While the movement’s storm rages on in the outside world, one can intently listen to the falling rain at the dormitory.

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The Hongkongers

Hong Kong|2018|30 min|B&W, Colour|HD|
In Cantonese and Hokkien with Chinese and English subtitles

Director:Lui Yee Pan Ian

The conflicts between two generations, between the urban and the rural are intensively examined. When a grandfather and his grandchild experience loss concurrently, they realize the older generation’s protection of the ancestral land and the youth’s defense of the city are cut from the same cloth. Decades have passed, but the people of Hong Kong still do not have an answer for their rootlessness.

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Temporary

Taiwan|2018|25 min|B&W, Colour|HD|
In Mandarin and Taiwanese with Chinese and English subtitles

Director:Hsu Hui-ju

 

Blurring the lines between fiction and documentary, the filmmaker hires real temporary workers to play “temporary workers.” The film presents the inner lives of three temporary workers in addition to reflecting the reality of Taiwan’s working class.

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Gold

Myanmar, Taiwan|2018|15 min|Colour|HD|
In Mandarin with Chinese and English subtitles

Director:Lee Yong Chao

Busan International Film Festival 2018 short film competition
Singapore International Film Festival 2018 short film competition

The hard life of a lonesome gold miner on a tiny boat is told via minimalist images. The young man dreams of fulfilling a promise to his lover as he seeks solace from writing to reach her.

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Walking on Water

Hong Kong|2017|15 min|Colour|HD|
In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles

Director:Ng Sai Ning

Chinese Documentary Festival 2018 selection

This intimate documentary depicts the highs and lows of Chinese fisherman working along the coast of Hong Kong. As they rue missing their wives at sea, the freedom of being a nomad is not alluring after all. Who would have thought that landing ashore could be so difficult?

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When Grandma Turns Orange

Hong Kong|2018|30 min|Colour|HD|
In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles

Director:Ho Sze Wai

South Newcomer Prize, South Taiwan Film Festival 2018

Shot in 4:3 aspect ratio, this film has a nostalgic and warm aura similar to the RTHK classic series Under the Lion Rock. The understated relationship between a boy and his grandmother exudes delicate beauty. When the foolhardy youngster migrates from the sea to land, he reckons the agony of his new environment. Yet the sea remains the same, just like the love of his family.

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Lucky Day

China|2018|23 min|Colour|HD|
In Mandarin with Chinese and English subtitles

Director:Hsia Kao-yuan

 

A young woman’s sexual awakening meets an explosive start when she gets a glimpse of her parents’ realm of the senses. How absurd is the world of adults? Enter the rabbit hole of sexual discovery in this surrealist journey filled with vibrant colours.

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2/2 (Sat) 2:20pm*
Screening Room, HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity

*Post-screening Q&A and intermission of 10 minutes


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影意志是一個由獨立電影人組成的非牟利團體,成立於1997年,旨在團結本地獨立電影工作者,並致力發行和推廣香港的獨立電影。2011年,影意志正式於澳門成立支部,希望加強港澳兩地獨立電影的交流。 Founded in 1997, Ying E Chi is a non-profit arts organisation which was established by a group of Hong ... »

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