May 12, 2003

For Leslie Cheung

A Leslie Cheung Tribute

Reel Affirmations, One-In-Ten, Pride and Heritage: A Celebration of A/PI LGBT Communities and APA Film are co-sponsoring a tribute to recently departed Hong Kong actor and singer Leslie Cheung. The acclaimed Wong Kar-Wai film Happy Together, which stars Leslie Cheung and Tony Leung, will be screened, accompanied by a discussion of his work by renowned film academic Dr. Gina Marchetti. Come celebrate the life and work of one of Asia's most popular actors, and one of the few to star in films with gay themes.

Reel Affirmations: A Leslie Cheung Tribute
- Friday, May 16
- 7:00 pm, 9:45 pm: showings of Happy Together
- 8:45 pm: Renowned film academic Dr. Gina Marchetti leads a discussion accompanied by video clips of Leslie Cheung's work (open to ticketholders of either film)
- DC Jewish Community Center (1529 16th St NW, Metro: Dupont Circle)
- $8 per showing; Tickets available ONLY at the door (cash and check only), starting at 6 pm. Open to all.

Posted by ronn at May 12, 2003 11:21 AM

Time for me to watch "Happy Together" on DVD again! Posted by: George on May 12, 2003 04:00 PM
Don't forget Farewell My Concubine! Posted by: ronn on May 12, 2003 08:18 PM