Shu Kei

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This article is about the filmmaker. For the actress, see Shu Qi.
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Ip.

Shu Kei (Chinese: 舒琪; pinyin: Shū Qí) or Kenneth Ip is a Hong Kong film director and screenwriter active during the 1980s and 90s. A graduate of The University of Hong Kong, he is best known for his 1990's Sunless Days (沒有太陽的日子),[1] a documentary exploring the Tiananmen Square Massacre[2] and its influence on the people of Hong Kong in the days preceding the 1997 handover of the city to the People's Republic of China. The documentary received an OCIC Award at the 1990 Berlin International Film Festival.

Shu Kei is the Dean of Film and Television at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ Marchetti, Gina (2006). From Tian'anmen to Times Square: Transnational China and the Chinese Diaspora on Global Screens, 1989-1997. Temple University Press. pp. 8–. ISBN 9781592132782. Retrieved 3 October 2014. 
  2. ^ Tezuka, Yoshiharu (2011-11-01). Japanese Cinema Goes Global: Filmworkers' Journeys. Hong Kong University Press. pp. 178–. ISBN 9789888083329. Retrieved 3 October 2014. 

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