both sides now 3

Both Sides Now 3 – Final Frontiers

Wed 7 Dec, 7pm

Both Sides Now 3 – Final Frontiers brings together a collection of film and video from China and Hong Kong that explores displacement, migration and memory. The films explore developments within the culture and society of Hong Kong and China over several decades, including work which reflects on the ongoing dynamics of cultures in Hong Kong, China, and the UK. The programme contains work by some of Hong Kong and China’s most exciting artists working in film and video, and varies between animation, documentary and artists’ moving image.

The programme includes the following work:

Oranges on the Ground, Doreen Chan, 2016, 3’43”, HDV
Boyfriend, Jennifer Chan, 2014, 6’28”, HDV
Film2 HK1995, Dorotea Etzler, 1997, 5’35”, HDV
H_CNY: Happy Chinese New Year!, Tiffany Fung, 2016, 1’56”, HDV
Abandoned refugee prison – “The Rock”, HK Urbex, 2015, 4’22”, HDV
A love story: between the strait, Chun-yu Liu (Clare), 2015, 6’05”, HDV
Trailers, Susan Pui San Lok, 2015, 4’00”, HDV
And Counting, Art Jones, 2011, 11’59”, HDV
Portrait of the artist as a cultural worker, Zoran Popski, 2010, 19’47”, DV
As you sweep the room imagine that the broom is someone that you love, or Sport, Ka-Man Tse, 2010, 3’17”, HDV
Dark River, Chi Jang Yin, 2010, 6’05”, DV
Lepus, Wang Yue, 2015, 4’57”, HDV

Running time: 1hr15. Not suitable for under 18s.

The UK Final Frontiers moving image programme has been curated by Videotage (Hong Kong), exposing some of the best filmmaking emerging from China and Hong Kong.

Produced by videoclub and Videotage. Supported by Arts Council England and Hong Kong Arts Development Council.