【Media Partner】 Hong Kong Pupil Magazine
【Music Partner】 MOOV
【Sponsor】 Institute of Creativity of Hong Kong Baptist University, Dr. Hung Hin Shiu Development Fund
Renaissance Festival – BU Station
[Left and Right。Fast and Slow。You and Me]
As a response to Inspired Island II and a tribute to the respected litterateur, Renaissance Foundation and Department of Humanities and Creative Writing of Hong Kong Baptist University are presenting the Renaissance Festival –BU Station at the campus, featuring concert, talks and film screening. Inspired Island II, a series of films directed by six distinguished directors documents the lives and creation of the seven maestros in literature.
With music, let us have dialogues with literature and life!
Literacy Concert- “Left and Right”
Date: 17 Nov 2015 (Tue)
Venue: 5/F Podium, College of International Education, Shek Mun Campus (8 On Muk Street, Shatin)
Guest Performers: GDJYB
Winners of HKBU XX hall singing contest
Winners of “A Song Worths A Thousand Words - The Inspired Island II Music Collection”
Talk on Creative Writing- “Fast and Slow”
Date: 18 Nov 2015 (Wed)
Venue: Room 203, Academic & Administration Building, Baptist University Road Campus
Guest Speaker: Cheuk Wan-chi, Vincci (writer, director, media artist)
Dr Tse Hiu-hung, Dorothy (Assistant Professor, Department of Humanities and Creative Writing, Hong Kong Baptist University)
Moderator: Dr Ho Kin-chung, Louis (Research Assistant professor, Department of Humanities and Creative Writing, Hong Kong Baptist University)
Screening and talk of Inspired Island II: Xi Xi My City- “You and Me”
Date: 19 Nov 2015 (Thur)
Venue: SCT503 (LT3), Cha Chi-ming Science Tower, Ho Sin Hang Campus
Guest Speaker: Tang Siu-wa (Convener and the board member of the House of Hong Kong Literature)
Chan Chi-fun, Sammi (Production Coordinator of Xi Xi-My City)
Moderator: Prof Lo Kwai-cheung (Professor, Director of Creative and Professional Writing Programme, Department of Humanities and Creative Writing, Hong Kong Baptist University)
Free Admission, Click HERE to register
This is part of the activities of “Talents Incubation Program”.
“Talents Incubation Program” is financially supported by the Arts Capacity Development Funding Scheme of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
Organiser: Renaissance Foundation
Department of Humanities and Creative Writing of Hong Kong Baptist University
Co-curricular Learning of Hong Kong Baptist University
Faculty of Arts Society of Hong Kong Baptist University Students' Union
Hong Kong Baptist University Liberal and Cultural Studies Society Executive Committee
Hong Kong Baptist University Humanities and Creative Writing Society Executive Committee
Hong Kong Baptist University Photographic Association
Hong Kong Baptist University Band Society
Student Union Hall Council of Y. P. Cai Hall, HKBU
Student Union Hall Council of C. N. Yang Hall, HKBU
Student Union Hall Council of S. R. Zhou Hall, HKBU
Student Union Hall Council of C. L. Soong Hall, HKBU
Enquiries: 2811 8766
About Inspired Island II: Xi Xi- My City
Director/ Film editor | Fruit Chan
Production Coordinator| Chan Chi-Fun
Original music score| Chri s Bi toun
The content of these activities does not reflect the views of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
The organiser reserves the right for programmes changes without prior notice.
All photographs and audio-visual recordings taken by the Renaissance Foundation during the activities remain the property of the Renaissance Foundation and may be used for archival, educational, promotional or non-commercial purposes without notice. Renaissance Foundation accepts no liability for any disputes howsoever arising from any use of these photographs or audio-visual recordings.
With the theme “The Best is Yet to Come”, the Renaissance Festival – CU Station is presenting good movies, good music and the stories behind.
Awarded the Best Documentary at the Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival (2014), Cotton, reveals the life of the working class as well as the meaning of “made in China” to ordinary Chinese people, while Using documents the lives of drug dealers; Director Zhou Hao will talk about how the documentaries can disclose the stories of the under-privileged people after the screening;
Renowned writer Chang Tieh Chih, musicians Anthony Wong, Adrian Chow and Milk Orange will share the ideal and responsibility of music creation in the Salon “Sound and Anger”. The best is yet to come, local indie experimental rock band Chochukmo, singer-songwriters Tang Yi and Wynne Lo will be will be featured in the concert.
"For Once In My Life" (RFHK X PolyU SD)
Renaissance Foundation works together with the Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design to commission 5 undergraduate students from the Digital Media Programme. The students will create and produce a series of short films with the project title “For Once In My Life”. The project encourages the students’ creative juices flow with a real platform provided.
The short films will be released in December 2014. Stay tuned!
“Arts in Campuses” Outdoor Mini Live Tour #1
Date: 11th November 2014 (Tuesday)
Time: 12:45 - 14:00
Venue: Brick Walls, Millenium Campus, HKU