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Love Off the Cuff by Pang Ho-cheung will open the 41st HKIFF

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The organizers of the 41st Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF) announced that Love Off the Cuff directed by Pang Ho-Cheung will be the opening film. The festival will run from April 11th – 25th, 2017.

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Love Off the Cuff by Pang Ho-Cheung – China, Hong Kong | 2017

In 2010, Jimmy and Cherie fell in love in the back alleys of Hong Kong. In 2012, they each found a new love in a new city, but they ultimately chose to stay together. In 2017, Cherie and Jimmy will brave the stormy seas and save their relationship. Can Cherie and Jimmy overcome their seven-year itch? The path to finding out the answer is filled with laughs and tears.

Pang Ho-Cheung comment about the movie “Many people are very interested in the relationship between Cherie and Jimmy. In fact, their love story has not only spanned seven years, but also spanned different regions – Hong Kong, Beijing, and now Taiwan. I always think that’s a good relationship can cross borders and stand the test of time”.

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Other articles about the 41st HKIFF
Restored Classics from Robert Bresson and Mike De Leon at the 41st HKIFF
10-year commemorative retrospective of Edward Yang at the 41th HKIFF
Louis Koo Tin-lok named Ambassador of the 41st HKIFF

To know more about this festival please go to the Festival Profile or to the Official Website.

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