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The First Adventure of the Three Gangsta Bears

Directed by Pang Ho-Cheung

Hong Kong / 20 mins / NC16 – Some Violence

The First Adventure of the Three Gangsta Bears

智勇三熊

Directed by Pang Ho-Cheung
Hong Kong / 20 mins / NC16 – Some Violence

SYNOPSIS

Paying homage to Chow Yun-fat’s hero characters by incorporating VHS clips from these movies, Pang’s direction of this lo-fi gem showcases his early sense of humour that follows his works today.

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR

A multi-hyphenate in Hong Kong’s film industry, his credits include director, screenwriter and actor, making him one of the most exciting names in Asian cinema. With intriguing dark observations laced with humour, we delve into what kickstarted Pang’s love for storytelling. 

Born in Hong Kong in 1973, Pang started filmmaking by using old video cameras. Since then, he has achieved international acclaim and commercial success with works like Dream Home (2010) and Love in a Puff trilogy (2010 – 2017). As producer, his works include Boo Junfeng’s Apprentice (2016) and Jason Kwan’s A Nail Clipper Romance (2017). For this screening, Pang will introduce his films to the audience in person and there will be a post-screening dialogue with him as well.

CAST & INFORMATION

Year:

1988

Language(s):

Cantonese

Producer:

Alan Lee, Liana Tsang

SCREENING INFO

Oldham Theatre
Wed, 27 Nov 2019 / 9:30 PM

Filmmaker in Attendance

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Short films Director Pang’s Mom Singing, Bank Robbery, The First Adventure of the Three Gangsta Bears, and Summer Exercise will be screened together under Pang Ho-Cheung’s First Attempt When He Was Fourteen.