'Butterfly Cemetery', 'Growing up' on Mei Ah's six-strong slate

'Butterfly Cemetery', 'Growing up' on Mei Ah's six-strong slate
Hong Kong-based Mei Ah Entertainment Group has announced a slate of six films at Hong Kong Filmart, including a film centred on a half-butterfly woman and China’s answer to Boyhood.

Based on Cai Jun’s popular suspense novel, Butterfly Cemetery 3D is a $12m fantasy thriller about a half-butterfly woman directed by Joe Ma and produced by Manfred Wong.

The effects-heavy film was shot mainly in Budapest and stars Zhang Li and Vivian Dawson.

Wong is the producer of a further two projects, of which the first is an untitled crime thriller by Philip Yung. Inspired by a true story, the film follows a village woman who travels across China to track down the murderer of her husband over 17 years. It is also produced by Julia Chu, who produced Yung’s critically acclaimed Port Of Call.

The second is Yu Zhong’s Growing Up, a coming-of-age drama that follows Wu Zang Suet, the child star
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