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City without baseball

Author: Lawrence Ah Mon; Scud; Artwalker Limited,
Publisher: Hong Kong (State) : Artwalker, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : Chinese
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The actual members of the Hong Kong Baseball Team bare their souls and bodies to play themselves in this fictional youth drama. In a city where baseball culture is non-existent, these baseball players are a minority by choice. The experience teaches them to be free-thinkers in dealing with love, friendship and their own sexuality. It also enables them to find the will to live in the face of death and the strength to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Ah Mon; Scud; Artwalker Limited,
OCLC Number: 1030677575
Language Note: In Cantonese, with English subtitles.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed February 05, 2018).
Based on stories provided by the Hong Kong baseball team.
Cast: Leung Yu Chung, Ron Heung, John Tai, Jason Tsang, Jose Au, Lau Yu Hong, Peter Mak, Herman Chan, Jackie Chow, Julian Chiu, Kenneth Chiu, Gia Lin, Monie Tung, Yan Wei Sha.
Awards: Won 2009 Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards, Film of Merit
Nominated 2009 Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards, Best Film
Description: 1 online resource (100 min.)
Responsibility: an Artwalker production ; written and produced by Scud ; [directed by Lawrence Lau].

Abstract:

The actual members of the Hong Kong Baseball Team bare their souls and bodies to play themselves in this fictional youth drama. In a city where baseball culture is non-existent, these baseball players are a minority by choice. The experience teaches them to be free-thinkers in dealing with love, friendship and their own sexuality. It also enables them to find the will to live in the face of death and the strength to conquer losing in a spectatorless sport.

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