Beyond the Dream – Closing Night SpotlightDirected by Kiwi Chow
Cast: Cecilia Choi, Lau Chun Him
- Hong Kong
- Drama, Romance
- Cantonese (with Traditional Chinese & English sub)
- 119 mins
- Canadian premiere
Watch the Filmmakers Talk on November 8, 2020 6pm (PST) at VAFFVancouver YouTube
Followed by Closing Remarks at 7:00 pm.
Lok is a recovering schizophrenic who yearns for love. One day, he encounters the young and beautiful Yan, and quickly falls in love with her. Just when he is struggling to tell her about his illness, he has a relapse and becomes delusional. Little does he know that she is a psychological counselor with a hidden agenda. The pair develops a relationship that is beyond their wildest dreams.
Previous Screening: Hong Kong Asian Film Festival, Singapore Chinese Film Festival, Taipei Film Festival, Asian Pop-up Cinema, Asian Film Festival Barcelona
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