Cast: Babyjohn Choi, Cherry Ngan Cheuk-ling, Heyo
CAAMFest is thrilled to showcase the Bay Area Premiere of THE WAY WE KEEP DANCING, a lively and dynamic sequel to filmmaker Adam Wong 2013 hit film THE WAY WE DANCE. As neighborhoods changes in Kowloon Industrial District in Hong Kong, a small community of artists find themselves struggling with how to preserve their culture and way of life. Artists include rapper Heyo, YouTuber Alan, rising star Hana and Dave the dancer. The artists plan a publicity stunt to alert people of their current situation, but is it too late to combat the wave of gentrification that threatens their existence? Join us at Fort Mason Flix to see this powerful film on the big screen.
This screening includes an exclusive Q&A with Director Adam Wong.
THE WAY WE KEEP DANCING is the second screening at 9:15 PM as part of Drive In Day 3: Hong Kong Cinema Showcase. It is preceded by HAPPY TOGETHER at 6:30 PM. Purchase a “Drive-In Ticket (Single Car)” ticket to enjoy an individual screening, or select a “Day 3 Double Feature Ticket (Single Car)” ticket if you would like to stay for both screenings!
About the Filmmaker: For two decades, Adam Wong has been writing and directing films that range in stories and genres. Many of his films explore coming of age stories. He’s made seven films including The Way We Dance (2013) and When Beckham Met Owen (2004).
About Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office:
Established in 1986, the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in San Francisco seeks to strengthen and broaden Hong Kong’s economic relations with 19 western states. The office also dedicates efforts to foster cultural exchanges between Hong Kong and the western states. Hong Kong is a dynamic and diverse cultural metropolis. The office is proud to be a presenting sponsor of CAAMFest 2021 and the Celebration of Hong Kong Cinema at FORT MASON FLIX.
With support from the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO), CAAMFest 2021 will showcase and celebrate the diverse stories and storytellers from Hong Kong.
On our last day at Fort Mason FLIX, we are thrilled to showcase classic and contemporary Hong Kong films.