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180 Waterloo Place

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The Confucius Institute is launching a Film Club, which is part of our intercultural activities for students.

The club is providing a platform for students to engage in inter-cultural discussions on a wide variety of issues. Each week you will be invited to watch a couple of film clips around a specific topic and then discuss how this is represented on screen in at least two different cultures.


These are the different topics and films for each session:


Session 1 - 18th April

FOOD

Eat Drink Man Woman (Taiwan, 1994)

Tampopo (Japan, 1995)

Session 2 - 2nd May

RACE

Sixteen Candles (USA, 1984)

Selma (USA/UK, 2014)


Session 3 - 16th May

DIASPORA AND MIGRATION

Song of the Exile (Hong Kong/Taiwan, 1990)

Chinese Couplets (USA, 2015)


Session 4 - 30th May

GENDER

Kung Fu Hustle (Hong Kong/China, 2004)

Kill Bill: Volume 1 (USA, 2003)


Session 5 - 13th June

SEXUALITY

Happy Together (Hong Kong, 1997)

Paris is Burning (USA, 1991)

Session 6 - 27th June

CLASS STATUS

Not One Less (China, 1999)

Ratcatcher (UK/France,1999)


Session 7 - 11th July

CITY AND SELF

Comrades: Almost a Love Story (Hong Kong, 1996)

Wonderland (UK, 1999)

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