Hungry Ghost Ritual is Nick Cheung’s directorial debut, and also stars Taiwanese actress Annie Liu 刘心悠.
Here’s the official synopsis:
The movie tells the story of a Cantonese opera troupe that is harassed by malicious spirits ten days before the Hungry Ghost Festival, also known as Yu Lan Jie 盂兰节. Footages from the CCTV, installed by Zonghua (Cheung), affirm his suspicions. Who are these spirits and what exactly are they after?
Here’s the trailer:
More details of the press conference and gala premiere will be announced when we get it.
Distributed by Clover Films and Golden Village Pictures in Singapore, Hungry Ghost Ritual is set to hit the cinemas in Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong on 10 July – in conjunction with the Hungry Ghost Festival.