Hong Kong Festival to Honor Wong Kar-wai’s Jet Tone Films

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The Hong Kong International Film Festival (March 21 to April 4, 2016) will hold a 25th anniversary tribute to Jet Tone Films, the production and talent management company founded by Wong Kar-wai.

The festival will screen a selection of Jet Tone signature movies. Wong will also hold a master class and a the festival will publish a book about Jet Tone with rare photos and interviews.

“Jet Tone is known by cineastes worldwide for its unique brand of artful filmmaking,” said the festival.

Its credits include “Happy Together,” “In the Mood for Love,” “2046” and†”The Grandmaster,” by Wong himself. It has also produced”Miao Miao,” and “Touch of the Light.” Its first film under a deal with Alibaba Pictures Group is the now-in production “The Ferryman.”

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