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2017 Asian American International Film Festival | New York City

MADE IN HONG KONG

Directed by Fruit Chan Gor

Hong Kong / 1997 / 109 mins / Chinese with English subtitles

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MADE IN HONG KONG

Asia Society
July 28, 2017 8:00 pm

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Lee plays Moon, a high-school dropout and small-time hoodlum who resents his absentee father and his succession of mistresses from China. Moon is friends with the half-witted Sylvester (Wenders Li Tung-chuen) and harbours puppy love for the severely ill Ping (Neiky Yim Hui-chi), but none of them is enlivened by these feelings.

MADE IN HONG KONG forms the first part of Fruit Chan Gor’s “1997 Trilogy” – whose other components are THE LONGEST SUMMER and LITTLE CHEUNG– and is shot with a rawness and urgency that would in time become the writer-director’s signature.

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MADE IN HONG KONG

Asia Society
July 28, 2017 8:00 pm