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泡沫時光
LilyMoon
Director: Yu King Lee Celia

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Production Country Hong Kong
Production Year 2015
Duration 25'00
Colour Colour
Language In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles
Genre Drama
Shooting Format HD
Synopsis Lonesome bartender "T" picked up a lost autobiographical manuscript of a retired movie star LilyMoon. During the night, T fell into fantasy and joined her masquerade party. LilyMoon wanted to meet someone but hesitated. T invaded the narration of the book and made LilyMoon faced with her fantasy.
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Remarks shared after Festival visit


I was the only director presented at the post - screening sharing session in the Special Screening Programme.I am happy to be welcomed by the Taiwan audience with rapid questions and follow ups , they are open-minded and patient enough to appreciate the arts of cinema.

Moreover, I participated in different screenings, and spotted that the Taiwan general public are very much interested to queue up for watching short films . They are respectful, active to discuss with the filmmakers.

Thanks to NAEHK for sponsoring our travel expenses , encouraging filmmakers to participate in such internationally well-known film festival. Without being there in person, I would never know how Mandarin speaking audience (Taiwan audience ) reacted to our Cantonese speaking films( the Hong Kong films), I treasure the moment of cultural exchange.

Furthermore, the Taiwan government are very active in supporting new generation of filmmakers with funding sponsorship,and more importantly,there is a group of passionate committee from the festival who work passionately to promote the hard works of the filmmakers. Chances for filmmakers are around, all we need to do is to take action.

Indeed, being part of the new generations of filmmakers from Hong Kong, we are responsible to produce a more diversified genre of films , which reflect our times of lives. I hope we won't forget to strive hard for an international standard, such that we could proudly promote our movies to overseas, that they are "made in Hong Kong".

— Shared by Yu King-lee, director of LilyMoon after attending 38th Golden Harvest Awards Film Festival in Taiwan, under the sponsorship of NAE.

“I had the chance to participate 69th Cannes Film Festival and watched a number of premieres of official selections. Some of the works show the director's concern in humanities that raise public's attention on social issues.

Besides, participants of short film corner like us are invited to different events, conferences and networking with industry during private parties. In addition,having conference meeting by the sea and enjoying an opening cinema on the seaside are a characteristic of Cannes Film Festival.

This trip has refreshed my mind and assured my goal as a filmmaker, to pursue in the art of storytelling . While understanding the film market and networking with industry is also an important duty a filmmaker couldn't omit. I will continue to make independent short films as well as feature films, and looking forward to participate in Cannes film festival in the future years.”

—Shared by Yu King-lee, director of LilyMoon, after attending the Short Film Palme d-or & Short Film Corner – 69th Festival de Cannes in France, under the sponsorship of NAE.

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