Wanna know how good our winning short screenplays are? Wanna meet and chat with our winning scriptwriters? Wanna have a look what a table-read is and talk about your feeling about the scripts? Don’t miss this interactive artistic event on a relaxing Sunday. See ya!
Date: 18 / 9 / 2022 (Sun)
Venue: Eaton Hotel, 1/F Reception Lounge
15:00 – The script Breathe Without Water by Christy Tse
17:00 – The script The 30-Year-Old Bottom by Jason Lam
Speaker: Heiward Mak
Ms Mak is a Hong Kong director and screenwriter. When she was 23, she wrote and directed her debut “High Noon” in 2007, and was nominated for the Best New Director at the Hong Kong Film Awards.
The films Ms Mak screen-wrote and directed include “Ex”, “Beside(s), Happiness”, and “Uncertain Relationships Society”. She won the Best Screenwriter at the Hong Kong Film Awards for “Love in a Puff” and got 11 nominations including the Best Director and Screenwriter for “Fagara”. The films she produced include “Mad World”, “The Withering”, “Fire Room” and more. She has also been involved in different roles such ad planning and editing in other film productions. Her role as the editing director for the movie “Drifting” also earned her a nomination for the Best Editing at the Golden Horse Award.
In 2012, she founded Dumb Youth, a performer and creative unit dedicated to cultivating actors, singer-songwriters, performers and songwriters. Heiward is now being active in writing and cross-media cultural creation. Meanwhile, she is teaching screenwriting courses at different universities.
Conducted in Cantonese
Free of charge limited seats.