Hong Kong Filmart: Download THR's Day 1 'Daily'

5:31 AM PST 03/17/2013 by THR Staff
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In day 1 of THR's Filmart Dailies, Hong Kong producers embrace raunchy sex comedies, Johnnie To's China-set cop drama "Drug War" sells to multiple territories and veteran director Andrew Lau discusses the ups and downs of his eclectic career.

 


Hong Kong Embraces Sex Comedies

Enticed by the unexpected success of racy fare like Vulgaria and Due West, local producers are rushing to cash in on a craze for crassness at the Hong Kong box office.

Media Asia Titles Land Global Deals

The Hong Kong-based shingle boasts brisk pre-sales of Johnnie To's HKIFF entry Drug War and Arvin Chen's comedy Will You Still Love Me

Q&A Andrew Lau

The HKIFF's Filmmaker in Focus discusses the evolution of the Hong Kong film industry, working with Martin Scorsese and why he needs to practice his cooking. 

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