Film #2 of 30 in my March Around The World | 2018 Challenge (Hong Kong)
For her feature film debut, writer-director Emily Ting brings us a romance set in Hong Kong. She shows us the cityscape. the crowded streets, the glaring neon signs, the bustling restaurants, the traffic, and settles the camera on a bar about 11pm on a Friday evening. That's where an expatriate New Yorker named Joshua 'Josh' Rosenberg (Brian Greenberg) in a collared shirt and loose necktie overhears Chinese-American visitor Ruby Lin (Jamie Chung) talking on her cell phone.
Ruby's trying to get directions to Lan Kwau Fong, where her friend is waiting for her, when she loses reception. Josh offers to walk her there.…