This festival – the inaugural edition – aims to celebrate cultural and artistic exchanges between China and the Portuguese-speaking countries. One of the highlights is a film festival featuring 23 screenings of 24 films in three sections, namely “Films in Chinese”, “Films in Portuguese” and “Images, Macao”. In addition, the film segment also includes a series of related talks and post-screening sessions. Another highlight of the “Encounter in Macao” festival is a gala performance featuring the Gansu Performing Arts Troupe and various artists and groups from Portuguese-speaking countries.
China and Portuguese-speaking Countries Film Festival
Time: Jun 30th – Jul 13th
Admission: MOP60 per screening session, available at Cinematheque‧Passion / www.cinematheque-passion.mo
Enquiries: (853) 2852 2585
China and Portuguese-speaking Countries Gala Performance
Time: Jul 6th: 8:00pm
Venue: Grand Auditorium, Macao Cultural Centre
Admission: MOP50, available at Kong Seng Ticketing Service / www.macauticket.com
Enquiries: (853) 2855 5555
Facebook: IC Art
Enquiries: (853) 2836 6866
Organiser: Cultural Affairs Bureau
Photo/image credits: Cheong Kam Ka, Cultural Affairs Bureau, Marine and Water Bureau, Macao Cultural Centre, Macao Government Tourism Office, Macau Band Directors Association, Macao Chinese Orchestra, Macao Orchestra, Venetian Macao, Macau Chinese National Traditional Sports Association, Wong Sang, Macau Sailing, Ponte 16 Resort, Studio City, Planet J Hong Kong Ltd, Macao Museum, Macao Museum of Art, Macau Entertainment Exhibition Association, Macao Fashion Gallery, Macao Science Center, Albergue SCM and Sports Bureau.