DVD
Chinese

Made in Hong-Kong

Fruit Chan (director)
Title
Made in Hong-Kong / un film de fruit Chan
Director
Fruit Chan
Language
Chinese
Publisher
[Paris]:: MK2, 2002
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1999
Playing time
127 min.
Note
Chinees gesproken Ondertiteling : Frans
EAN
3700224300401

Availability in Flemish libraries

About Fruit Chan

Fruit Chan Gor (Chinese: 陳果; born 15 April 1959) is a Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker who is best known for his style of film reflecting the everyday life of Hong Kong people. He is well known for using amateur actors (such as Sam Lee in Made in Hong Kong, Wong Yau-Nam in Hollywood Hong Kong) in his films. He became a household name after the success of the 1997 film Made in Hong Kong, which earned many local and international awards.

Early life

Chan was born in Guangdong, China. Growing up, he watched a lot of films from Communist countries.

He and his family moved to Hong Kong in July 1971. His family was poor and Chan worked in an electronics factory while finishing Forms 1 to 3 at night school. He later got a job as a projectionist in Jordan, Hong Kong, whe…Read more on Wikipedia