I’m ready for my close-up: Heroines of Hong Kong & Chinese Cinema

Zoe Baxter covers 101 years of Chinese cinema concentrating on some of the last century’s most famous and notable heroines from Lingyu Ruan to Maggie Cheung Man Yuk. Zoe’s guest is Annie Kwan, a film historian who works with The Light Surgeons (who were the subject of the show on 3rd August).

Links: Zoe’s blog – http://luckykitty.blogspot.com
(scroll down to the March 8th entry for more details on the show)
The Light Surgeons – http://www.thelightsurgeons.co.uk

Originally broadcast 9th March 2006 (mp3 format, 25mb)