Ether

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Date Time Venue
6/10 (Sun) 7:05 pm PREMIERE ELEMENTS*
24/10 (Thu) 7:30 pm Louis Koo Cinema, Hong Kong Arts Centre

*Q&A session with the director


Krzysztof Zanussi
Poland / Ukraine / Lithuania / Hungary / Italy / 2018 / 118 min
In Polish, Ukrainian, Russian with Chi & Eng Sub

Synopsis
On the eve of the First World War, a medical doctor in Poland becomes obsessed with the anesthetic properties of ether and is linked to the death of a young woman. He is found guilty by the Tzar of manslaughter and is exiled to Siberia, but manages to escape and join the Austro-Hungarian army, where he carries out his deal with the devil by conducting experiments on live human subjects.

Director's Profile
Krzysztof Zanussi is a Polish film director and screenwriter. He currently teaches at numerous European institutions including the Silesian University in Katowice. His first narrative feature film The Structure of Crystal was completed in 1969 and was followed by numerous narrative films and documentaries -- a body of work that is still growing today. Acclaimed works including: Family Life (1971), Camouflage (1977), The Constant Factor (1980) and A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984).

購票資料

Screenings at PREMIERE ELEMENTS tickets will be available at Box Office of PREMIERE ELEMENTS from 19 September.
Ticket Price: $85 / $55*
* Full-time students, senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and their minder and Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) recipients

Screenings at Hong Kong Arts Centre will be available at URBTIX from 19 September.
Ticket Price: $75 / $55*
* Full-time students, senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and their minder and Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) recipients

Enquiries
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