The first public screening of the film was at the Hong Kong Baptist University on 7 April 2017 in an event organized by the Centre for Film and Moving Image Research (FMIR) of the Academy of Film. In this lecture-seminar, I talked about Life-world Series (2017) in terms of phenomenalist-realist film aesthetics.Continue reading “Life-world Series (Joni Gutierrez, 2017, 118 minutes) Premiere”
Curated by Dayang Yraola, my first solo photography exhibition was held from June 1 to July 3, 2016 at the lobby gallery space of the Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) Main Library.Continue reading “My First Photography Exhibition: Home for Now (2016)”
Cinematography Crash Course for Directors & Aspiring Cinematographers (3C-DAC)
Through this comprehensive and practical lecture course, you will start to master the four key areas in the art of Cinematography — (1) Framing & Composition, (2) Coverage & Continuity, (3) Lighting Techniques, and (4) Lens Aesthetics.Continue reading “Cinematography Workshop”
In this introductory course, you will learn the elements of cinematic art and apply film production techniques.Continue reading “Basic Digital Filmmaking”
X-Men was a big part of my childhood and teenage years. I especially loved watching X-Men: The Animated Series on TV and collecting X-Men trading cards. I have recently found this collage that I made during my early teens.Continue reading “X-Men Collage”
Note: I submitted this manuscript on 20 October 2014 as my second essay to Professor Guang Xing of the University of Hong Kong, Centre of Buddhist Studies, for the BSTC6058 (Buddhism and Society) course, which I took as a cross-institutional elective for my PhD in Communication and Film Studies programme at the Hong Kong Baptist University.