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London: Hong Kong 15 Film Festival Programme Announced

posted Jun 18, 2012, 8:46 AM by Vu Nguyen   [ updated Jun 22, 2012, 7:11 PM ]

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Hong Kong 15 Film Festival Programme Announced
By Evrim Ersoy Jun 18, 2012, 9:58 GMT

‘Hong Kong 15 Film Festival’ wouldn’t even exist if it wasn’t for the legendary Shaw Brothers Studios and, as an homage to the most significant film production company in the history of Hong Kong Cinema, festival goers will be able to indulge in two martial arts masterpieces on the big screen: 1967 blockbuster One Armed Swordsman and one of the greatest Kung Fu film, The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978).


Other cultural tributes for the occasion will take place such as the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival on Sunday 1st July in London and the screening of Big Blue Lake at the Cornerhouse in Manchester on Friday 6th July.

‘Hong Kong 15 Film Festival’ full programme:

A Simple Life - by Ann Hui
Big Blue Lake - by Jessey Tsang Tsui-Shan
White Vengeance - by Daniel Lee
Life Without Principle - by Johnnie To
The Bounty - by Fung Chi Chiang
The Detective 2 - by Oxide Pang
East Meets West 2011 by Jeffrey Lau
Wu Xia - by Peter Chan

Made In Hong Kong- by Fruit Chan
When Beckham Met Owen - by Adam Wong
Infernal Affairs - by Andrew Lau and Alan Mak
Sparrow - by Johnnie To
Dream Home - by Pang Ho-cheung

The 36th Chamber of Shaolin - by Liu Chia-Liang
One Armed Swordsman - by Chang Cheh

Visit the festival website for regular Festival updates and ticket information: