NEW ACTION EXPRESS Short Film Highlights
Happy Selfie Time
Yau Wing-yan, Sun Ming-wai
2014 / Col / 7' 43" / In Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles
Grand Award, Best Documentary (Gold), Best Campus (Tertiary) Award and Best Thematic Micro-film Award – Time for Timeless, 8th Hong Kong Mobile Film Festival, Hong Kong
Selfie is a pop culture in Hong Kong. Other than entertaining oneself, taking selfie can be an artistic work of personal photography. In general, people have negative feelings towards selfie, but it does carry alternative and in-depth meanings such as capturing the moment and understanding oneself.