A Portrait of Sun Wah Kee (2015)
directed by Tian Macleod Ji & Adrian Lo
original music by Adrian Lo
may 2015; short documentary: 4 minutes 21 seconds
This short film about a local restaurant in North Point, Hong Kong, won the First Prize International Diagloue of Cultures Award at 'Switch On Your Creativity', a short film competition held at the Milan Expo 2015.
This film explores ideas surrounding aspects of food and sustainable development in the context of urban Hong Kong and our beloved Cantonese cuisine. Whether we can feed ourselves sustainably depends not only on the future of sustainable farming, but it is also every bit about the sustainability of our urban space, our talent, and our culture.
A Portrait of Sun Wah Kee afforded me the opportunity to compose two ambient tracks capturing the tranquility of nightime North Point, Hong Kong: