Film Festival Romance

For a dose of romantic films at the festival, see LOVER’S DISCOURSE, ETERNITY and PEARLS OF THE FAR EAST!

For a dose of romantic films at the festival, see LOVER’S DISCOURSE, ETERNITY and PEARLS OF THE FAR EAST!

OPENING NIGHT GALA: LOVER’S DISCOURSE
lovers
Tue Nov 8, 7:00 pm | Isabel Bader Theatre 
Dir. Derek Tsang Kwok Cheung, Jimmy Wan | Hong Kong

Jumping genres from fantasy to thriller, four overlapping stories of individuals afflicted, troubled and obsessed with love in Hong Kong weave into one. Starring Eason Chan, Karena Lam Ka-Yan.
 ETERNITY
eternity
Sun Nov 13, 1:00 pm | The Royal 
Dir. Sivaroj Kongsakul | Thailand 

ETERNITY is a love story inspired by the Thai belief that the spirit of the dead will return to walk the footsteps of the places it most cherished.

 PEARLS OF THE FAR EAST
pearls
Sun Nov 13, 5:00 pm | The Royal  
Dir. Cuong Ngo | Canada/Vietnam
 

Based on stories by award-winning author Nguyen Thi Minh Ngoc, Pearls of the Far East explores forbidden desire and true love in this cinematically stunning debut feature.