The Lion City (狮子城) (1960)

  • August 10, 2022 | 8:00 PM - 10:15 PM | Wednesday
  • Oldham Theatre


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Original Title: 狮子城
Director: Yi Sui
Runtime: 122 mins
Country: Singapore
Language: Mandarin with English and Chinese subtitles
Rating: PG

Full Synopsis

A young woman who works in a clothes factory in Singapore meets the young master of the factory and they fall in love, experiencing the tribulations of a difficult relationship, amidst a background of societal and political change. The first Chinese film produced by Cathay-Keris, the film features local talents, themes, and the developing city and landscape of Singapore.

The Lion City was digitally restored by the Asian Film Archive in 2015 using a 35mm release print loaned from the Hong Kong Film Archive.


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