Tuesday, March 26, 7:00 PM @ AMC River East 21
SHOW ME YOUR LOVE (大手牽小手) | CHICAGO PREMIERE
AWARD NIGHT sponsored by Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office, New York
Introduction and Q&A with Actress Nina Paw Hee-ching
Hong Kong/Malaysia | 2016 | 98 Minutes | DCP
In Cantonese w/English & Chinese subtitles
Writer/Director: Ryon LEE
Starring: Nina PAW Hee-ching, Raymond Ho-Yin WONG, Ivana WONG
Film Source: Orchid Tree Media, L.A.
While planning to move to Guangzhou with his wife, Nin is forced to return to his childhood home in Malaysia after the death of his aunt. Upon returning, he is reluctantly reunited with his mother, Sze-nga, he left behind after going to university in Hong Kong. From here, their story unfolds of a mother and son who were estranged by their years of miscommunication.
Nina Paw Hee-Ching
Recipient of Career Achievement Award
Asian Pop-up Cinema is proud to present an Achievement Award to the illustrious Hong Kong actress, Nina Paw Hee-Ching, whose legendary career spanned over four decades in the Hong Kong film and television industry. She is best known for her television roles but started out in film and remained active in both television and film throughout her career. Ms Paw was nominated for various awards and received two Best Actress awards for the film The Way We Are by renown director Ann Hui. Despite all the fame and attention she has received from the entertainment industry she’s known to lead a simple life with gratitude.
Ms Paw grew up in the film industry. Her parents are actors Pau Fong and Liu Su. Her younger brother Peter Pau is Oscar Award winning cinematographer, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. She began her career with the Great Wall Production Company in 1968. While starring in the role White Hair Devil Lady (1980) she met her future husband Henry Fong Ping, her costar in the production. We continue to honor Ms Paw’s work with screening of “Sen Sen” on March 27 at AMC21.
We appreciate Commissioner Mark Kelly, City of Chicago’s Department Cultural Affairs & Special Affairs will be doing the honor of presenting the award to Ms. Paw.
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