California Dreamin’ in Chungking Express

Having adored Hirokazu Kore-eda’s charming exploration of childhood and loss in I Wish (2011), as part of a university module, I was inspired to expand my personal catalogue of East Asian cinema, and watched Wong Kar-Wai’s acclaimed 1994 drama film Chungking Express.


Interview with The Young Women’s Film Academy

The Young Women’s Film Academy are an amazing charity in the North East of England. They are passionate about promoting and encouraging young women to develop skills and interests in the film industry. The Academy runs a Saturday club for girls aged 12+ to make films that explore challenging and relevant issues, learn new skills and make friends in a relaxed, comfortable all-female environment.