5 Films by Stanley Kwan

5 Films by Stanley Kwan

The Asian Film Archive (AFA) is proud to present a humble selection from noted Hong Kong film director Stanley Kwan’s nearly 40-year career, comprising a combination of his most acclaimed and underseen works, many in newly-restored 2K and 4K resolutions: from his genre-bending romance-thriller Love Unto Waste and the runaway cult hit Rouge, to the ambitious meta-biopic Center Stage his rarely-seen personal documentary Yang ± Yin, and lastly Lan Yu, one of the most recognisable films in the canon of Asian queer cinema.

Widely-recognised for the vivid, yet sensitive explorations of women characters in his films, as an openly gay auteur, Kwan is also the trailblazing voice for LGBTQ+ representation in contemporary Sinophone cinema, earning praise and respect worldwide. As a filmmaker and educator, he continues to empower and inspire new generations of talents. 

5 Films by Stanley Kwan will run from 10 - 26 June 2022 at Oldham Theatre. There will be multiple screenings for selected films.

Q&A sessions with the director will be held on after the 17 June screening of Rouge, and the 19 June screening of Center Stage. 

Ticket Prices
General - $10
Concession - $9
Friends of AFA membership - $8 or $8.5

More info: bit.ly/StanleyKwanAFA

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