***2019 movie screening updates for Hong Kong***

CHRISTMAS AT THE ROYAL HOTEL 《1941的聖誕》
In 1941, Hong Kong was the Casablanca of the East, a city full of war refugees, profiteers and spies. With the sudden attack by Japanese Imperial troops, a Canadian soldier’s Christmas promise is broken during the Battle of Hong Kong. Historical drama, English (with Chinese subtitles), 108 minutes.

Grab your seats now for the 28 August or 18 September 2019 screenings at the Hong Kong Film Archive Cinema of CHRISTMAS AT THE ROYAL HOTEL 《1941的聖誕》. The film's director will attend the screenings for Q&A. Tickets available at all URBTIX box-office locations or online.  


門票Tickets: http://www.urbtix.hk 

是的,《1941的聖誕》(CHRISTMAS AT THE ROYAL HOTEL)將會在香港電影資料館舉行幾場放映:28/8、18/9。門票將於三月中旬在城市電腦售票網售票處或網上www.URBTIX.hk發售。多多支持!

1941的聖誕:在一個充滿戰爭難民,間諜和投機者的城市, 一位加拿大軍人對妻子許下的的聖誕諾言卻在日本襲港期間被推翻了。 這部香港保衛戰故事片由美藉導演Craig McCourry 執導,並在二次大戰戰場實地拍攝。歷史劇情片,英語 (附中文字幕) 108分鐘。
 




Christmas at the Royal Hotel

Logline:

In 1941, Hong Kong was the Casablanca of the East, a city full of war refugees, profiteers and spies. With the sudden attack by Japanese Imperial troops, a Canadian soldier’s Christmas promise is broken during the Battle of Hong Kong. Historical drama, English (with Chinese subtitles), 108 minutes.


Historical Drama / English /
108 minutes / 4K / 2018
 

This independently produced movie was filmed entirely in Hong Kong including the use of some of the actual World War 2 battle sites.

 

Written & Directed by Craig McCourry

Produced by Grace Yan Yan Mak

Cinematography by Craig McCourry & William Kwok

Music by Katie So & David Mak

Costume Design by Kenix Ho & Rebekah Scott

Makeup by Bianca Habana & Jenn Leung

Sound by Summer Greich, Ansh Grey, Remy Lam & Naz Lee

Military Consultant ~ Bill Lake

 

Starring: Harry Oram, Lydia Lee Tang, Ashley Leung, Wil Cheung, Michael Szuc, Vimal Vaz, Parker Chen, George John Alex, Nick Daryanani, Perrie Kapernaros, Jai Day, Rayve Zen, Jane Choi, Irene Ching, Ines Laimins, Leo Lee, Jessica Yeung, Cyril Ma, Nis Gron, Nick Ford, Denis Moldovean, Felix Chang, Paul Cox, Bowie Chan, Bosco Wong, Mike Yip, Monty Lo, Tom Lau, Davis Lam.

 

Press / News Media articles:

Eastern Independent: eastindie.net/christmas-at-the-royal-hotel-craig-mccourry/
Neo Film Review: https://neofilmshop.com/blogs/news/film-review-christmas-at-the-royal-hotel-2018-hong-kong
Next Magazine (video interview): https://nextplus.nextmedia.com/article/2_594384_0
Apple Daily Newspaper: https://hk.news.appledaily.com/local/daily/article/20180705/20440622




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