Vail Film Festival’s Hong Kong Showcase brings foreign films to spotlight

7th April, 2016 by

By Jessica Smith

The Vail Film Festival may live in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, but its aim is to show participants the world through the lenses of independent filmmakers. While the festival remains international in scope overall, year by year it offers a film showcase from one specific corner of the map. This year,the spotlight falls on Hong Kong, where the filmmaking industry is booming.The festival has previously showcased German and Canadian films, and this will be the second year with a Hong Kong-focused showcase. Other films throughout the festival have international roots, as well, including Italy, China and Australia. “It’s …

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