London and Hong Kong, 21 - 23 October 2021
London ETO is delighted to be sponsoring Chinese Arts Now for HOME X, a new immersive digital theatre performance for the Spark Festival 2021 of the British Council Hong Kong. Artists are working together simultaneously in the UK and Hong Kong to create two interactive public performances on 23 October 2021. You can also learn more about the creation of the project at the panel discussion on 21 October 2021. To find out more, please click here.
London, 21 - 31 October 2021
Partnering with London ETO and Hong Kong International Film Festival, London East Asia Film Festival (LEAFF) is back this year with an exciting line up of Hong Kong films. The festival will be opening in commemoration of the late Hong Kong director Benny Chan with his final feature film, Raging Fire. A Hong Kong Focus strand has been newly added to LEAFF this year to showcase the young talents of Hong Kong film industry. Get your tickets from here today!
Sweden, 30 September; 14 October; 31 October
Content: Hong Kong film is back in Sweden! London ETO is partnering once again with Asiatiska FilmFestivalen to bring Hong Kong films to Swedish audience. This year, Septet: The Story of Hong Kong(2020) will be screened in three cities in Sweden between September and October 2021. For details, please visit the Festival's website: www.asiatiskaff.com/septet
UK, 18 September 2021
London ETO is pleased to be supporting a Cantonese Opera Concert presented by Islington Chinese Association for the very first time. The concert celebrates the masterpieces created by Li Yu (937-978) - a renowned lyric poet. The concert can be viewed at Islington Chinese Association or online. For details, please visit this website: www.islingtonchinese.com/projects/activities/calendar-of-icas-coming-events
UK, 11 to 12 September 2021
London ETO is delighted to be supporting again the Fighting Spirit 2021 Film Festival. One of the greatest international action epics from Hong Kong Armour of God (1986) has been selected as the Festival’s feature film and will be presented in a stunning new 2K restoration. For details, please visit the Festival website: www.fightingspiritfilmfestival.com/2021-feature-films-line-up
UK, 18 May to 26 June 2021
London ETO is supporting an exhibition entitled "Opium, Silk and the Missionaries in China" curated by Ms Iris Yau from Hong Kong. The exhibition runs from May 18 to June 26 at the Brunei Gallery of SOAS University of London. For more details about the exhibition, please visit the following website: www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/opium-silk-and-the-missionaries-in-china.
UK, 31 March to 6 April 2021
We are delighted to bring you the Easter Edition of Focus Hong Kong, which features a fantastic and diverse line-up of classic and new films from Hong Kong. From 31 March to 6 April 2021, you would be able to enjoy six new in and classic Hong Kong films and a selection of short films from the Fresh Wave Programme anytime at the comfort of your home. Visit Focus Hong Kong's website for details.
Online, 17 March 2021
Our office, together with Hong Kong Trade Development Council, Danish Hong Kong Trade Association, Finland-Hong Kong Association, Norway-Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce, and Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce in Sweden are organising a Pan-Nordic Chinese New Year Celebration Ceremony on 17 March 2021 (0900-1030 CET / 0800-0930 GMT / 1500 - 1630 HKT). Miss Winky So, our Director General, will be giving an opening remark. A recorded piece by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra will also be played at the Ceremony! Please click HERE to join us.
UK, 9 - 15 February 2021
London ETO takes its partnership with curators for the Chinese Visual Festival to the next level with the creation of Focus Hong Kong, a new UK film festival dedicated to the celebration of the amazing cinema and filmmakers of Hong Kong. The Chinese New Year edition of Focus Hong Kong will run online from 9 to 15 February 2021. Audiences across the UK can enjoy five acclaimed Hong Kong movies of different genres, including a 2k restorated classic and an award-winning new release, as well as short films from the Fresh Wave Programme anytime during the 7-day period. Visit Focus Hong Kong's website for details.
Sweden, Hong Kong 16 December 2020 (Online)
Partnering with the Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce in Sweden and IDEON Science Park, London ETO will be organising a “Doing Business in Hong Kong” webinar for Swedish companies and businesses in the Nordic countries to help them invest and innovate in Hong Kong. Miss Winky So, our Director General, will be giving an opening remark. Three Swedish companies in Hong Kong, namely Frost LTD, Manyone and Scania will also share their experiences in the webinar. The Swedish Consulate General in Hong Kong will be giving some closing remarks.
London, 10 – 13 December 2020
We are glad to be partnering with London East Asia Film Festival (LEAFF) once again this year to bring two Hong Kong films to the UK! No. 7 Cherry Lane has been selected as the LEAFF’s closing gala on 12 December whilst Twilight’s Kiss will be shown as a LEAFF’s special focus on 13 December 2020.