Discover Macau | May Director in Focus ‧ Cheong Chi Wai

87' / Macao / In Taiwanese and Mandarin with Chinese and English subtitles / Color
        Cheong Chi Wai is a filmmaker from Macau. He graduated from the Master’s program in the Department of Filmmaking at Taipei National University of the Arts, majoring in directing. He has been a trainee at the Golden Horse Film Academy, the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival Film Academy, and the FIRST Training Camp. “Someone Who Was Lost” is his debut feature film.

The Son (Macao,2019)

The young woman asked her husband to take her away, but what she didn't say was that she had a son.

Log in Dinner(Macao,2016)

For seniors living alone, the sense of loneliness could be devastating. Even when retired chef Wei meets his son, daughter-in-law and grandchild for dinner, he could not be engaged in a meaningful communication. Wei finds no particular purpose in life and his days are often repetitive and trivial—taking the same bus ride and bickering with the same driver day after day. When he discovers an online channel of a young girl who broadcasts her having dinner, Wei’s life takes a surprising turn and he finds something to hold on to.

Cup noodles(Macao,2015)

Two girls, two bowls of noodles, and a secret.

La Maison de la Mémoire (Macao,2012)

The father, A-Kuang, is jobless but pretends to go out to work everyday. The mother, A Siou, is willing to sacrifice everything to protect the family. The son, Yi-Peng, has a dream to study abroad. They struggle and sacrifice but they never seem to find what goes on eachother's hearts. When it comes to a seemingly happy ending, perhaps nothing is resolved…

About us

The Cinematheque・Passion is located at Travessa da Paixão which is a narrow and romantic bystreet branching off the famous World Heritage Site "Ruins of St. Paul's Cathedral" (the "St. Paul's Cathedral Site") in the Historic Centre of Macau. A three-storey building equipped with ticket office, screening room, control room, film information room and exhibition space.
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Opening Hours

Ticket Office Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00 am to 11:30 pm
Film Information Room Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Exhibition Space Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
(Closes on Mondays, opens during public holidays.)

Contact us

Phone (+853) 2852 2585
Address No. 9-13 Travessa da Paixão, Macau