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Portrait of Hong Kong | Johnnie To's Movies Evening

Hosted by the Consul of the Paris Cultural Expeditions Group
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Sat 20 Apr 18:30 - 22:30

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This is an evening dedicated to Johnnie To - a renowned Hong Kong director, best known for his incredible action movies. Many of his films were big hits worldwide & have appeared in the most important international festivals.

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Hong Kong - the "Hollywood of the East" - has more than a century's history in filmmaking and has one of the largest & most dynamic film industries in the world. Hong Kong's vigorous cinema (especially action cinema) plays a prominent part on the world cinema. Many Hong Kong actors & filmmakers have conquered Hollywood & became the most influential Asian icons (Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan, John Woo, Tsui Hark, Wong Kar-wai ...)

There will be screenings of 02 films by Johnnie To.

*18h30: "Loving You"
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*20h30: "PTU" (Police Tactical Unit)
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The films are in original version with French subtitles.

* The evening is part of the new retrospective "Portrait of Hong Kong" at Forum des Images.
For only €28 you can watch the whole series of Protected content Hong Kong films until July 7.

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