Hong Kong/USA | 2007 | Documentary | HD | 63 mins.
Photographed, Produced, Written & Directed by Quentin Lee. With Kam Kwok Leung, Norm Yip, Peter Chan, Teddy Chen, Tammy Cheung, Raman Hui, Esther Yeung, Vincent Chui & Amos Why.
SYNOPSIS: 0506HK documents filmmaker Quentin returning to Hong Kong, where hwas born and raised. As he explores his desire to move back there from Los Angeles, he interviews local artists, filmmakers, friends, and family about why they are in Hong Kong and why they choose to be there. With humor and wit, Lee explores culture, belonging, politics, and ultimately the questionof where the best place is for him to exist as a filmmaker. Part autobiograhy, part travelogue, part cultural criticism, 0506HK is a stylish collage of interviews, original footage and home movies. Sometimes nostalgic, 0506HK is both an emotional and meaningful journey.
Festivals: Barcelona Asian Film Festival, Vancouver International Film Festival, Hong Kong Asian Film Festival, Vancouver Asian Film Festival, ID Film Fest.
Distributed by Ying E Chi in Asia.
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