Top of the Lake: China Girl (II)
Dir: Jane Campion, Ariel Kleiman
Australia/New Zealand/UK, 2017, English, 116min, DCP
Cast: Elisabeth Moss, Nicole Kidman, Gwendoline Christie
At a glance it may look like Twin Peaks , yet Campion’s crime mystery series Top of the Lake is hyped and hailed in its own right. In Season 2, Detective Robin, still superbly played by Elisabeth Moss (The Square , 2017), the mysterious woman with a past returns to urban Sydney to spend more time with her daughter, only to be caught in the midst of an ensemble of broken, vulnerable individuals: the unfaithful partner, the coming out foster mother, and the enigmatic German charmer…The multi-unlayering becomes more intense and intricate in this season. And of course, at the center of the web there is also some horrible crime. Water is still the omnipresence – the sea is both the purifying agent and the healing force. Alice Englert, Jane Campion’s talented actor daughter, is brilliant as the young, deeply-sensitive Mary.
2017 Cannes Film Festival
Package Discount: 30% discount to each purchase of standard tickets of Top of the Lake: China Girl (I) , Top of the Lake: China Girl (II) & Top of the Lake: China Girl (III)
- Hong Kong Arts Centre Louis Koo Cinema (Venue)
- HK Science Museum Lecture Hall (Venue)
- Hong Kong Film Archive (Venue)
- K11 Art House (Venue)
- The Metroplex (Venue)
- Festival Grand Cinema (Venue)
- the sky (Venue)
- MCL Telford Cinema (Venue)
- Tai Kwun (Venue)
- MOViE MOViE (Venue)
- Chinese Subtitles
- Category III
- Post-screening discussion with the director
- Director and/or actor(s) will meet the audience
- Post-screening talk
- Full House
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