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The 45th Hong Kong International Film Festival will take place between April 1st and 12th, 2021. For the first time it will be in a physical and online mixed format in order to bring viewers more perspectives and program exchange new experience. The event yesterday announced that Best Actor Aaron Kwok Fu Sing will be the film festival ambassador for the third year in a row. Famous Hong Kong graphic designer Frank Chan Wa Hung would create the design for this year's creative theme, and famous fashion photographer KAON would shoot an all new promotional photo.
Sing Sing said, "I sincerely look forward to the pandemic being gone as soon as possible, for every business to see the light of day soon. In particular for more movies to start production and cinemas to open again." As for launching the film festival again this year, Sing Sing continued, "I am very honored to be the Hong Kong International Film Festival ambassador again, to do my part to promote film. Due to the pandemic, this year's film festival will be in a physical and online mixed format for the firs time. I believe viewers would be very excited about being able to return to cinema. At the same time they would be able to enjoy the film festival's all new experience online, they would feel double the excitement."