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Common Core Class Visit by University Artist John Sham
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Event Type: Public Lecture/Forum/Seminar/Workshop/Conference/Symposium
Event Nature: Culture and Arts

Event Details

CCGL9001 - Hong Kong Cinema through a Global Lens

The Current State of Hong Kong Cinema in Relation to Global Trends

Date: 4 November 2015 (Wednesday)
Time: Session 1: 1:30 – 2:30 pm
Session 2: 2:30 – 3:30 pm
Venue:CPD-LG.18, Centennial Campus, HKU

Guest Speaker: John Sham Kin Fun岑建勳
Hong Kong Film Industry Pioneer
University Artist 2014-2016

The class is open to the public. All are welcome
For enquiries, please contact Mr Cyrus Chan (tel: 3917 4984 /email:
This event is held as part of the University of Hong Kong's University Artists Scheme supported by Dr Alice Lam.

John Sham:
John Sham has over 35 years of experience in the film industry. He is one of Hong Kong’s most important film producers, as well as a distributor, cinema house investor and operator, actor and scriptwriter. With his depth of understanding of all aspects of the filmmaking process, John Sham offers an invaluable opportunity for students and the public to engage with the creative industries in Hong Kong, China, Asia, and beyond.

Session 1Session 1
04/11/2015 13:30-14:30
at CPD-LG.18, Centennial Campus, HKU
Session 2Session 2
04/11/2015 14:30-15:30
at CPD-LG.18, Centennial Campus, HKU

Registration Instruction

Registration is open from 23/10/2015 15:00(HKT) to 04/11/2015 13:00(HKT) on a first-come-first-served basis. The registration quota for this event is 100.

* Registration is now closed.

Contact Information

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Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact Cyrus Chan by email at