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Hong Kong

Hong Kong Studies Initiative

UBC Collection

Books, articles, journals ...



- Call Number: PN1997 .C4855 2004 dvd, OKANAGAN LIBRARY audiovisual

- Call Number: PN1997 .Z675 2002 dvd, ASIAN LIBRARY audio-visual

- Call Number: VMatica.D-868, KOERNER LIBRARY Videomatica (Koerner Circulation Desk)

Online Resources

  • Chinese Documentary Festival 華語紀錄片節
  • By Visible Record, a non-profit organization that advocates for the art and culture of documentary film
  • Federation of Hong Kong Filmmakers 香港電影工作者總會 (Chinese language)
  • Established in 2002 aims to uphold and safeguard the rights and interests of Hong Kong filmmakers
  • Film News in East Chinese Newspapers 早期華文報紙電影資料庫 (Chinese language)
  • This database created by Hong Kong Baptist University provides an index to film-related materials in early Chinese newspapers from Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Hangzhou and Tianjin. It is one of the major outcomes of a GRF research project entitled "Chinese Film Industry Beyond Shanghai, 1900-1950".
  • Film Services Office 香港電影服務統籌科
  • A government office to facilitate film production in Hong Kong and provide information, liaison and support to filmmakers.
  • Hong Kong Chamber of Films 香港電影商協會 (link not available)
  • Founded in 2006,its objectives are to express film investors' views and to uphold and safeguard their rights and interests; and act as a bridge between the film industry and Government by expressing the industry's opinions on matters such as copyrights and other issues so as to seek Government support for the industry.
  • Hong Kong Film Archive 香港電影資料館
  • Hong Kong governmental film archive
  • Hong Kong Film Awards 香港電影金像獎
  • Founded in 1982 to promote Hong Kong films locally and abroad
  • Hong Kong Film Critics Society 香港電影評論學會
  • Reviews & essays by members
  • Hong Kong Film Development Council 香港電影發展局
  • Hong Kong Film Directors' Guild 香港電影導演會
  • Focus on the directors; published "The Ultimate Guide to Hong Kong Directors 1979-2013"《香港電影導演大全 1979-2013》, a compendium of data on more than 600 local film directors who contributed to the movie scene of Hong Kong during the period from 1979 to 2013
  • Hong Kong International Film and TV Market 香港影視娛樂網
  • By Hong Kong Trade Development Council that provides industry news and Hong Kong new release as well as synopsis of archives films
  • The Hong Kong International Film Festival Society 香港國際電影節協會
  • A charitable, non-profit and non-governmental organization dedicated to the discovery and promotion of creativity in the art and culture of film
  • Hong Kong Performing Artistes Guild 香港演藝人協會
  • Hong Kong Screenwriters' Guild 香港電影編劇家協會
  • IFVA 亞洲獨立影像媒體
  • Organized by Hong Kong Arts Centre, ifva is an Incubator for Film and Visual media in Asia (formerly the Hong Kong Independent Short Film and Video Awards) serves as a platform that actively promotes and encourages creative talents in Asia, making short films, videos, animation and media art.
  • MPIA (Motion Picture Industry Association) 香港影業協會
  • Established in July 1986, with the objectives to promote and protect the rights and interests of people in the motion picture industry
  • Media Study from MCLC
  • A bibliography of Hong Kong Films created by MCLA Resource Center at The Ohio State University
  • Office for Film, Newspaper and Article Administration of Hong Kong 香港特區政府電影、報刊及物品管理辦事處網
  • Take up the functions of the former Television and Entertainment Licensing Authority in relation to film classification, control of obscene and indecent articles and newspaper registration.

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