Somewhere Beyond the Mist

Somewhere Beyond the Mist

Cheung King-wai, Hong Kong

藍天白雲 2017, 88 min, K18

Teenage student Connie confesses to murdering her parents without any remorse. A pregnant detective, Angela, is put on the case and the portrait of a family living on the edge of society is slowly revealed. Questions of parents and children rise to the fore as Angela herself also struggles with her dementing father. The film offers a view to a side of Hong Kong that is not commonly portrayed on screen.

Jenni Peisa

Sat 17.3. 13:45 Korjaamo Kulmasali


Directed and written by: Cheung King-wai. Producer: Derek Yee. Director of photography: Shermen Shu-Moon Leung. Lead cast: Rachel Leung Yung-ting, Stephy Tang Lai-yan. Language: Cantonese. DCP. Distribution: Distribution Workshop.