Directors’ Showcase / UK premiere

Life without Principle (Dyut meng gam)

  • Johnnie To /
  • Hong Kong /
  • 2011 /
  • 107 mins

Denise Ho, Lau Ching Wan, Richie Jen, Myolie Wu, Lo Hoi Pang / Fiction / Cantonese

Johnnie To ingeniously portrays today’s economic crisis in the terms of a rollicking and complex suspense thriller. Set in Hong Kong during a few days of global financial upheaval, Life without Principle interweaves three characters in trouble: a police detective investigating a loan shark’s murder, an investment manager under pressure from her boss to sell high-risk instruments to elderly pensioners, and a low-level gangster who’s recruited to help sort out a failed financial scheme.

2012 Archive

Book Tickets

  • 23 June, 21:00 at Cameo 1

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  • 28 June, 18:45 at Cameo 1

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