Meet Derek Ting (producer, writer, and actor) and Joyce Yung (producer), who will be in attendance for the 7:36pm screening of Simon Yin’s $upercapitalist on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at AMC Boston Common 19, 175 Tremont St, Boston, MA.You can catch the film at special Tugg screenings on September 18, at AMC Santa Anita 16, 400 Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA (7:30pm), click here for tickets; on Thursday, September 20 at Rave Motion Pictures University City 6 in Philadelphia, PA. at 7:30pm; and on Thursday, September 27 at Muvico Rosemont 18 in Rosemont, IL at 7:30pm. $upercapitalist, a U.S./China co-production and the first English language financial thriller independently produced out of Hong Kong, follows Conner Lee (Derek Ting), a maverick New York hedge fund trader who moves to Hong Kong to orchestrate a mega-deal that swiftly escalates beyond his control. Caught between competing forces in America and Asia in a ruthless culture of profits at all costs, he desperately negotiates and maneuvers inside China’s closed, complex society. With his life and Hong Kong’s future staked on a corrupt billion dollar deal, the trader takes the ultimate risk.
Other Articles by Lia Chang
LA Premiere of $upercapitalist on August 31st with Derek Ting, Kathy Uyen, Rachel Tan, Paul Sheehan and Joyce Yung at LAEMMLE Noho 7; Photos of NY Premiere
Multimedia: Screen Actors Guild Foundation’s Conversations with Derek Ting, Linus Roache and Michael Park of $upercapitalist
10 minutes with Sullivan & Son’s Jodi Long, Award Winning Actor and Filmmaker
$UPERCAPITALIST starring Derek Ting, Linus Roache, Kenneth Tsang, Richard Ng and Kathy Uyen is the AAIFF’12 Centerpiece Presentation on July 28, 2012; opens in U.S.Theaters in August
Daniel Hsia’s Shanghai Calling, Simon Yin’s Supercapitalist & Michael Kang’s Knots to Screen at 35th annual Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF) in New York, which runs July 25 – August 5, 2012
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