It’s our first regular show of the new year and we look back at some of our favorite things from 2017. Paul plays catch up up on more Hong Kong films of 2017 Kevin takes a look at the very last film of the 2017 year with Sandra Ng’s directorial debut in GOLDBUSTER <妖鈴鈴>. Continue reading East Screen West Screen #245 GOLDBUSTER < 妖鈴鈴>→
It’s a new year and time for a new series we call Hollywood on Hong Kong. In this short sub-series we’ll be examining how films from the west have used and portrayed Hong Kong over the years. Joining me for this cinematic retrospective is Podcast on Fire‘s very own Kenneth Brorsson. For our initial film in this series we look at the founding of Hong Kong itself with the 1986 film TAI-PAN.
It’s the last episode of 2017 and we talk of the new season of TERRACE HOUSE: OPENING NEW DOORS and we discuss the recent Fox acquisitions by Disney. Then Kevin takes a look at Stephy Tang in SOMEWHERE BEYOND THE MIST 藍天白雲 and then it’s on to STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI.