The Helper PG
Director: Joanna BowersDuration: 103Language: English with English subtitles

The Helper documentary chronicles diverse stories from Hong Kong’s domestic worker community, uncovering the inspiring combination of grit, pride and determination that drives them.

Often seen as the second mother in many homes, the stories show the immense contribution they make to society; a domestic backbone provided to so many. This is in the face of heart-breaking separation from their loved ones. Each feel wrenched from families, often missing crucial stages in their children’s lives, but do so willingly in order to financially provide for them.

But the overriding message is a positive one. The Helper gives a human face to an often-critiqued community, countering negativity with uplifting stories of personal achievement.

Domestic workers enjoy concession
ticket prices

(Pls present a suitable ID e.g. Work Permit for verification when purchasing tickets at our Box Office, and also for checks at the door, thank you!)