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Chinese New Year 2024

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon with Focus Hong Kong

Join Focus Hong Kong in February and bring in the Year of the Dragon with a specially curated selection of new and classic films. This year’s CNY programme includes the UK Premieres of new documentary Elegies, the latest work from acclaimed auteur Ann Hui, an intimate exploration of Hong Kong via her love of poetry, and of a new 2K restoration of Stanley Kwan’s award-winning 1986 classic Love Unto Waste, plus a special Chinese New Year restored screening of Peter Chan’s much-loved Comrades, Almost a Love Story.


Screenings of Elegies and Love Unto Waste are supported by The Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London.


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Ann Hui returns with a deeply personal documentary exploring Hong Kong through her love of poetry

Love Unto Waste

Stanley Kwan’s all-star second feature is a subversive masterpiece of contemporary Hong Kong cinema