Talk The Cinema of Wim Wenders

Wim Wenders Retrospective © Wim Wenders Stiftung

Sun, 25.10.2020

6:15 PM

Broadway Cinematheque

Wim Wender 75 - A Retrospective

Wim Wenders is one of the greatest filmmakers of our time. He has been making films for half a century - and even now, just turned 75, he is busy with a new film. On the occasion of Wim Wenders' 75th birthday, We have invited Edmund Li (Film editor, SCMP) and Dr. Derek Lam (Lecturer, The University of Hong Kong) to talk about Wenders’ cinematic vision.

 Date : 25.10.2020 (Sun)
 Time : 18:15
 Venue : House 4, Broadway Cinematheque


Edmund Lee © Edmund Lee Edmund Lee

Edmund Lee is the film editor of South China Morning Post. Before joining SCMP's Culture desk in 2013, he was the arts and culture editor of Time Out Hong Kong. Since he graduated in English and Comparative Literature, Edmund has also studied law and written an MPhil thesis on Hirokazu Koreeda. He is on a masochistic mission to review every Hong Kong film being released.  

Derek Lam © Derek Lam Dr. Derek Lam

Dr. Derek Lam teaches film as a lecturer at the University of Hong Kong.  He has worked for the Hong Kong International Film Festival (most recently on its retrospective of late Godard), Macau's Cinemateca Paixão, and the New York Film Festival.  He obtained his MFA degree in film directing at Columbia University and his PhD in Comparative Literature at the University of Hong Kong.