Mabel Cheung 張婉婷

There has been great international recognition for Mabel’s work, from the Hong Kong Films Awards, the Golden Horse Film Festival and Awards, and the Crystal Bear Award in Berlin International Film Festival, for films such as “Echoes of the Rainbow” 《歲月神偷》, “An Autumn’s Tale” 《秋天的童話》, and “Painted Faces” 《七小福》. Another acclaimed film she directed is “The City of of Glass” 《玻璃之城》, which reminisces about life at HKU in the 1970s. Mabel is an alumna of the Faculty of Arts and an Honorary University Fellow of HKU. She was a “University Artist” (學院藝術家) from 2011 to 2013.

Alex Law 羅啟

Alex has built a reputation as a talented film director, producer and writer, whose impressive career has seen him reach the highest echelons of the Hong Kong film industry and receive recognition at international film festivals. He has worked on many films with Mabel, a creative partnership that has led to numerous awards and honours. He won the Crystal Bear for Best Film at the 2010 Berlin International Film Festival for “Echoes of the Rainbow”《歲月神偷》, which also garnered him the Best Screenplay Award at the Hong Kong Film Awards. Alex is very supportive of HKU, having been appointed as a “University Artist” (學院藝術家) from 2011 to 2013.