Chinese Film Forum UK presents: Conference/ Women in East Asian Cinema

4th December 19
9:00am — 9:00am

In this three-day conference, practitioners and researchers will be brought together through a mix of paper presentations, panel discussions, and events with industry guests, to highlight the increasing English-language research of women in East Asian cinema and to interrogate questions of labour, representation, and production contexts.
The event is hosted as a collaboration between the Chinese Film Forum UK (CFFUK), a Manchester-based collective, and HOME, with support from The University of Salford. 2019 marks ten years since “Visible Secrets: Hong Kong’s Women Filmmakers”: a film season that was organised by a nascent CFFUK at HOME’s old Cornerhouse venue. This year also marks HOME’s year-long programming initiative “Celebrating Women in Global Cinema” which continues the celebratory, research-led and consciousness raising ethos of the Visible Secrets project.
We are delighted to welcome Dr Jinhee Choi, Kings College London, as keynote speaker and Hong Kong director Jessey Tsang Ts...

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