Vanished Archives – Film Screening

When:
October 23, 2017 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
2017-10-23T16:30:00-04:00
2017-10-23T19:30:00-04:00
Where:
Nat Taylor Cinema, Room 102, North Ross Building
4700 Keele St
Toronto, ON M3J 1P3
Canada

Join us for a screening of Vanished Archives, an acclaimed documentary film about the historically significant 1967 anti-colonial riots in Hong Kong. Executive producer Connie Lo Yan Wai spent four years interviewing participants in the riots, including members of the “bomb squads”, union leaders, students, government officials, law enforcement personnel, journalists and victims. The vision of the producer is to “respect the facts, and learn from the lessons.”

Film in Cantonese with English and Chinese subtitles.

Free admission (Donations for film production team welcome)

Programme:

  • Screening of Vanished Archives
  • Comments, Q & A with Ms. Connie Lo Yan Wai, Executive Producer, and Mr. Ching Chong, renowned commentator from Hong Kong

This event is hosted by the Master of Design Program, Department of Design, York University; the York Centre for Asian Research, York University; and the Canada-Hong Kong Link

This event is sponsored by Studio for Public Humanities Ltd.; Department of Cinema & Media Arts, York University

For more information, email chklevents@gmail.com

RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/hong-kong-20-years-after-the-handover-documentary-screening-vanished-archives-tickets-38900072163

 

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