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Top30 Favorite Film Discoveries of 2017

Happy new year, everyone! Here’s to a 2018 with more writing and more movies. Looking back at my movie-watching last year, I don’t think I watched too many films from the West, so this list seems incredibly unbalanced.

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Ivana Wong – Damn Happy + Zhi Hu Zhe Ye

Cantopop singer-songwriter Ivana Wong has just released her most recent song titled Damn Happy (該死的快樂, Goi Sei Dik Faai Lok) and the theme song for Johnnie To’s Three (三人行), titled Zhi Hu Zhe Ye (之乎者也).

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Chinese Odyssey 2002

Is it possible to write a nonsensical story with a purpose? Jeffrey Lau’s early millennium period comedy -sometimes wuxia sometimes musical- of ‘imprisoned’ Imperial siblings that meet their destined lovers in the outcasts of a tiny village during the Ming dynasty seems to prove it.

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Faye Wong – The Breeze Blows Gently

Faye Wong is in charge of the main theme song for the upcoming Chinese comedy Lost in Hong Kong (港囧) with The Breeze Blows Gently (清风徐来), a song written and composed by Zhao Yingjun (赵英俊).

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Hollywood Adventures

Wacky things happen- shoot-outs, flying cars, explosions, happy cookies, Mandarin-English puns, and the breakdown of the Hollywood dream.

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Experiment Awards: Best of 2014

There are a lot of movie all over the world, some left in distribution limbo, some others left unsubtitled, so this is my attempt at making some sort of comprehensive list of what I thought was great… with some surprises, like last year.