Male directors can also create delicate female characters: Stanley Kwan

The second Hainan Island International Film Festival (HIIFF) is being held in Sanya, Hainan, and many master classes in film-making are being held. Renowned Chinese Hong Kong director Stanley Kwan held a master class at the Mangrove Hotel Tuesday in Sanya to discuss with young directors his portrayal of female characters over the years and the transformation and development of the film industry.

Afterwards, CGTN interviewed Stanley Kwan on the significance of the HIIFF master classes and the transformation of female roles in recent Chinese films.