This is HK Film Festival 2019

4 Saturdays

This is HK Film 2019 will have 4 days of screening. They are Oct 12, 19, 26, and Nov 2. 3:30pm at Kensington's the Plaza Theatre. All movies has English subtitles.

$5 on Oct 19

On Oct 19th, the admission is only $5!!! There will be 2 short films: "Good Bye" and "No Sleep Club". Reserve your tickets NOW!. All movies have English subtitles.

Perks with All-Access pass

If you purchase our All-Access pass, you will receive special discount from our supporting vendors

Free screening!?!?

Do you want to get a first dip into Hong Kong movie? Come check this one out. The 2nd screening on Oct 19, from 4:45pm, is FREE. 2 short films: Beloved Storage and DengFungBo. Reserve your tickets here. All movies have English subtitles.

FILMS

The Empty Hands

Oct 12, 2019
(Movie in Cantonese w/ English subtitles)

Opening film - Calgary Premiere

A story of a Karate Dojo falls into the hands of a betrayed apprentice. And the daughter of Dojo's master is devoted to take back the Karate Dojo. Through Karate, she learn the most important matters in life.

Christmas at the Royal Hotel

Nov 2, 2019
(Movie in English w/ Chinese subtitles)

In 1941, Hong Kong was the Casablanca of the East, a city full of war refugees, profiteers and spies. With the sudden attack by Japanese Imperial troops, a Canadian soldier’s Christmas promise is broken during the Battle of Hong Kong. Historical drama, English (with Chinese subtitles), 108 minutes. This independently produced movie was filmed entirely in Hong Kong including the use of some of the actual World War 2 battle sites.

Hong Kong Master

Oct 26, 2019
(Movie in Cantonese w/ Chinese+English subtitles)

A science-friction from Hong Kong. A battle between gangster and totalitarian police. Traditionally, gangster in HK heavily rely on brotherhood and honour. But time-leap to future, everything seems changed!!! HK has changed. Can the old-timer gangster fight back the force?

Good Bye

Oct 19, 2019 3:30pm (w/ No Sleep Club)
(Movie in Cantonese w/ Chinese+English subtitles)

When a close one passed away, what is the proper way to grieve. And for the living, how should they cope with the changes. A light source may spot an area, but may not spot into a person's heart.

This is the winner of New Fresh Wave Award for Best Cinematography. The DP cleverly used different light source to set the scene, mood, and atmosphere. Watch out for various "lighting" scene in the film.



*This film is in the same session with "No Sleep Club". Only 1 ticket is required to watch both.*

No Sleep Club

Oct 19, 2019 3:30pm (w/ Good Bye)
(Movie in Cantonese w/ Chinese+English subtitles)

Do you sleep well? Do you have problem going to sleep? Insomnia is a common problem in places like Hong Kong, because of the social pressure, heavy work load, life unbalance...etc. The director uses a creative way to present the problem. There is a special club that help people to go asleep. However, the club's owner is a victim of insomnia himself...

This is a laughter-weird-comedy! Come to enjoy an easy-wezzy short film.

*This film is in the same session with "Good Bye". Only 1 ticket is required to watch both.*

*The original version contains foul language. We will play a censored version of film.*

Beloved Storage

Oct 19, 2019 4:45pm (w/ DengFungBo), Free
(Movie in Cantonese w/ Chinese+English subtitles)

Living in a mini-Storage? PTGF? Obssession? Life of two young fella crosses their life in the most unexpected place: a stroage. They are from different world, trying to understand each others. Can they?

*This film is in the same session with "DengFunbo". No ticket is required to watch both.*

TICKETS of This is HK Film Festival 2019

Tickets can also be purchase at one of our friendly vendor. Remember, buying All-Access pass will receive perks and discount from these supporting vendors. Buy ticket now to enjoy the offer!:

Golden Optical (高登眼鏡)
location #1: 9650 Harvest Hills Blvd N #1117, Calgary, AB T3K 0B3
location #2: 328 Centre St S #115, Calgary, AB T2G 4X6

CCCSA (卡城華人社區服務中心)
Golden Optical