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The Early Days of Hong Kong Cinema: An Exhibition (1896-1950)

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Hong Kong Film Archive

When did cinema enter Hong Kong?

The early film showing venues

Hong Kong begins to make films

The Minxin (China Sun) Film Company

The Lianhua (United Photoplay Services) Film Company

A view of Hong Kong studios

Film companies in the 1930s

Cantonese movie stars of the 1930s

Cantonese directors of the 1930s

Mandarin directors of the 1930s

Mandarin movie stars of the 1930s

Group pictures of movie stars

Years of war

The recovery

The exodus of Shanghai filmmakers to Hong Kong

A view of Cantonese movies in the 1940s

The 'Clean-Up Movement' of Cantonese cinema

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