Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Thursday, November 08, 2012

Friday Nov 9th! Toronto! John Woo's A BETTER TOMORROW - Free Screening!

Grab your sunglasses, trench coat and handguns for this rare screening of a 35mm print of John Woo's ground-breaking action classic A BETTER TOMORROW starring Chow Yun-fat, Ti Lung and Leslie Cheung.

Fri Nov 09 - 4:30 PM
Innis Town Hall - 2 Sussex Avenue (south of Bloor at St. George)
Dir: John Woo
Hong Kong / 1986 / Cantonese with English Subtitles
Cast: Chow Yun-fat, Ti Lung and Leslie Cheung
If you don't know this movie, you don't know Hong Kong cinema. A Better Tomorrow is a little gangster film that became nothing less than a phenomenon—a multiple award winning, box-office smashing tour-de-force from John Woo that single-handedly changed Hong Kong cinema forever. In other words, it's pretty damn good. - www.lovehkfilm.com

Followed by Q&A with editor/director David Wu. Q&A conducted by Peter Kuplowsky (Senior Programmer, After Dark Film Festival; Assistant, TIFF Nexus).

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Sponsored by The Asian Institute and the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of TorontoCo-Sponsors: Toronto Reel Asian Film Festival, CINSSU, Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office Toronto