Home, and a Distant Archive

  • 24'
  • Hong Kong
  • 2020

A poetic, experimental portrait of four Hong Kong women in London working to digitise records of the handover agreement between the United Kingdom and China. Impressionistic and precise, personal and expansive, Cheung's elegant, eloquent work decodes history and how politics are enacted.

Also see Talk: Ordinary Heroes

Director
Dorothy Cheung Tsz-yan
Premiere
World premiere
Countries of production
Hong Kong, Netherlands
Production Year
2020
Festival Edition
IFFR 2020
Length
24'
Medium
DCP
Language
Cantonese
Producer
Dorothy Cheung Tsz-yan
Sales
Dorothy Cheung Tsz-yan
Screenplay
Dorothy Cheung Tsz-yan
Cinematography
Dorothy Cheung Tsz-yan
Editor
Dorothy Cheung Tsz-yan
Sound Design
Anson Mak
Music
Deni Cheng