The Hong Kong International Film Festival from March 24 to April 7 - discover the French selection [fr]
The Hong Kong International Film Festival has unveiled the selection of the 38th edition which be held from March 24 to April 7. This year, France will be represented by the director Jalil Lepert who will be in Hong Kong for the Asian premiere of Yves Saint Laurent on March 25 at 9:30pm.
Isabelle Huppert will also attend the festival for a retrospective and the Hong Kong premiere of her last film Abuse of Weakness by Catherine Breillat with Kool Shen on March 26 at 7:45pm.
Agnes B. will come in person to present her first long feature as director My Name is Hmmm… with Sylvie Testud and Jacques Bonnaffé on March 29 at 12:00pm.
Discover also during the festival:
Lulu in the Nude by Sólveig Anspach with Karine Viard and Bouli Lanners;
The Dune by Yossi Aviram avec Niels Arestrup, Lior Ashkenazi et Guy Marchand;
Meat and Milk a documentary by Bernard Bloch;
Eastern Boys by Robin Campillo with Olivier Rabourdin and Kirill Emelyanov;
Attila Marcel by Sylvain Chomet with Guillaume Gouix, Anne Le Ny and Bernadette Lafont;
Before the Winter Chill by Philippe Claudel with Daniel Auteuil , Kristin Scott Thomas and Leila Bekhti;
The Past by Asghar Farhadi with Bérnice Béjo, Tahar Rahim and Ali Mosaffa;
The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebeq by Guillaume Nicloux;
Violette by Martin Provost with Emmanuelle Devos, Sandrine Kiberlain et Olivier Gourmet;
Quai d’Orsay by Bertrand Tavernier with Thierry Lhermitte, Raphaël Personnaz, Niels Arestrup and Julie Gayet;
La Pointe Courte by Agnès Varda with Philippe Noiret, Silvia Monfort;
Grand Central by Rebecca Zlotowski with Tahar Rahim, Léa Seydoux, Olivier Gourmet and Denis Ménochet.
Tickets are on sale now!
More information : http://www.hkiff.org.hk/