Thu, August 19, 2010

HK Entertainment Expo 2010

China's hot stars shine at FILMART

Hong Kong actor Daniel Wu (L), Chinese actress Gao Yuanyuan (C) and Hong Kong actor Louis Koo pose during a photo session as part of the Hong Kong International Film & TV Market (FILMART) event on introducing new film productions in Hong Kong March 23, 2010. Full story

BACKGROUND

Events

Under the theme of "Get into the Scene," this year's Entertainment Expo brings together nine spectacular events spotlighting some of the world's best film, television, music and digital entertainment.

POLL

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Mother
City of Life and Death
Bodyguards and Assassins
At the End of Daybreak

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'Mother' named best picture at Asian Film Awards

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HK Entertainment Expo kicks off, highlights digital creativity

2010-03-23 03:49:12 GMT Xinhua English HONG KONG, March 22 (Xinhua) -- The production of 3-D films is highlighted as a major theme by talents across Asia in this year's Hong Kong Entertainment Expo, a signature event for the Asian entertainment business that kicked off on Monday.

Chinese, S Korean films split HK's Asian Film Awards

2010-03-23 03:48:26 GMT Xinhua English HONG KONG, March 22 (Xinhua) -- Filmmakers, movie stars from China and South Korea dominated the Asian Film Awards in Hong Kong on Monday evening, which opened an annual industry gathering of Asia.

HK film festival opens with Crossing Hennessy

2010-03-23 08:04:14 GMT Global Times The 34th Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF) opened Sunday night at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, with the world premiere of Crossing Hennessy. The film was directed by two-time Hong Kong Film Awards winner Ivy Ho and stars Jacky Cheung, Tang Wei, Danny Lee and Paw Hee-ching.

Hong Kong Film Festival to pay tribute to India's Guru Dutt

2010-03-23 08:01:25 GMT SINA.com The prestigious 34th Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF), from March 21 to April six, will pay special tribute to India's late actor-director-producer-writer Guru Dutt, whom it calls "Bollywood Guru".

Hong Kong to honour Big B at 34th HK International Film Festival

2010-03-23 08:00:53 GMT SINA.com Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is all set to add another feather to his cap with the lifetime achievement award at the ongoing 34th Hong Kong International Film Festival.

Tang Wei attends HK Int'l Film Festival

2010-03-22 03:55:17 GMT SINA.com Chinese actress Tang Wei poses during a red carpet session at the opening of the Hong Kong International Film Festival in Hong Kong Sunday, March 21, 2010.

China's hot stars shine at FILMART

2010-03-24 03:46:29 GMT Xinhua English Hong Kong actor Daniel Wu (L), Chinese actress Gao Yuanyuan (C) and Hong Kong actor Louis Koo pose during a photo session as part of the Hong Kong International Film & TV Market (FILMART) event on introducing new film productions in Hong Kong March 23, 2010.

Stars attend Asian Film Awards in HK

2010-03-23 02:54:22 GMT Xinhua English Actress Vivian Xu poses while attending the Asian Film Awards in Hong Kong, south China, on March 22, 2010.

Stars arrive for Asian Film Awards

2010-03-23 02:52:47 GMT Xinhua English Stars arrive for the Asian Film Awards in Hong Kong, south China, on March 22, 2010.

Stars arrive for Asian Film Awards in HK

2010-03-23 02:50:17 GMT Xinhua English Stars arrive for the Asian Film Awards in Hong Kong, south China, on March 22, 2010.

Digital Entertainment Leadership Forum (DELF)

2010-03-23 07:45:53 GMT SINA.com Five-time Oscar winner Richard Taylor, who contributed visual effects, costumes, props and weapons to James Cameron’s Avatar, will highlight this year’s DELF, 23 March, organised by the Hong Kong Cyberport Management Co Ltd. Mr Taylor, CEO of Weta Workshop Ltd and co-owner of the Weta companies, will share his thoughts on the future of digital media and entertainment. Glenn Entis, co-founder and General Partner of VanEdge Capital, will also speak. Mr Entis is a computer graphics and digital media pioneer and has worked with Steven Spielberg and Jeffrey Katzenberg. Laurin Herr, founder and President of Pacific Interface, Inc, and co-founder of CineGrid, is the forum’s third keynote speaker.

IFPI Hong Kong Top Sales Music Award (IFPI)

2010-03-23 07:45:33 GMT SINA.com Organised by IFPI (Hong Kong Group) Ltd, the awards ceremony honours the highest record sales annually to promote legitimate music in Hong Kong. This year’s event takes place 7 April, and targets Chinese communities worldwide via TV, radio and the Internet.

Hong Kong Music Fair (HKMF)

2010-03-23 07:45:11 GMT SINA.com This year’s HKMF, 20-22 March, will feature ambassador Leo Ku. The first two days of the international music event, organised by the IFPI (Hong Kong Group) Ltd and the HKTDC, are open to the public.

Hong Kong Independent Short Film and Video Awards (ifva)

2010-03-23 07:44:42 GMT SINA.com Tales of the Golden Age, written and co-directed by Cristian Mungiu and four other emerging directors from Romania, opens this 15th edition of ifva, 12-21 March, organised by the Hong Kong Arts Centre. Other highlights include outstanding animation from Korea, Japan and Latvia, with the Latvian animation geared towards children. Notable short films from the French New Wave and Polish shorts from the 1970s will also be featured, as will screenings of works from the master class led by Mary Stephen, Eric Rohmer’s longtime editor.