1996 RTHK Awarded Programmes

電視節目 TV Programmes

  1. 鏗鏘集--「金牌背後」
    The Common Sense - Behind the Medals

  2. 鏗鏘集--「我在臨屋長大」
    The Common Sense - A Place Called Home

  3. 寫意空間(系列一)
    Book Flash (Series One)

  4. 寫意空間(系列二)
    Book Flash (Series Two)


電台節目 Radio Programmes

  1. 香港精神--「媒介作為重新分配社會資源的角色」
    Hong Kong Spirit - Media Role in Reallocating Social Resources



電視節目 TV Programmes

The Common Sense - Behind the Medals

1996 New York Film and Television Festival - Finalist Award, Social Issues/Current Events Category

All over China, thousands of children are being groomed in specialized schools for the highly refined sports of gymnastics and diving. These are fields in which Chinese athletes excel. Each delicate move represents years of hard training. But behind the glamour and medals, there are countless stories of sacrifice and failure.

The Common Sense - Behind the Medals

1996 Chicago International Film & Television Festival - Silver Plaque Award, Children Programme Category

To thousands of people in Hong Kong, home is a unit of these temporary housing areas. The government had indicated that relocation to permanent housing will be completed by 1997, but to residents, the fight for improved living conditions continues. And that remains as a concern for the younger generation as well.

Book Flash (Series One)

1996 New York Film and Television Festival - Finalist Award



  1. 舒巷城的「鯉魚門的霧」,寫的是一個離鄉別井十五載的水上人,重返故里時的情景。
  2. 小思的「小思的香港故事」,由《博物館裡》及《瘋子》兩篇散文組成:《博物館裡》一文,小思因物寄慨,通過眼前的陳列品,回想以往的事物;至於《瘋子》,小思從旁人對瘋子的談論,諷刺一些虛有其表的人。
  3. 余光中的「時光隧道」,詩人從沙田開車進九龍,經過獅子山隧道,繳交一元隧道費的平常瑣事,反映當時港人對九七回歸後的一種猶豫心態。
  4. 王良和的「詩人觀柚」,是他觀察柚子的記錄。

"Book Flash" is a series of 5-minute programmes on Hong Kong literature of different genres such as poetry, prose and fiction. It is hoped that literature will be made accessible to the general public in the form of visual images.

"Book Flash" Series One include:

  1. "Mist Over Lei Yue Mun" by SHU Xiang-cheng
    It is about the return journey of a man who used to live on the boat and has been away for 15 years.
  2. "At the Museum" and "The Lunatic" by Xiao Si
    The author is reminded of some moments in the past by the exhibits in front of her eyes. In "The Lunatic", people's remarks about the lunatic man reminds Xiao Si of those who might look impressive but actually lack real worth. She comments this kind of people sarcastically. In "At the Museum", the author is reminded of some moments in the past by the exhibits in front of her eyes.
  3. "Crossing the Lion Rock Tunnel" by YU Guang-zhong
    The poet was driving all the way from Shatin to Kowloon, and had to pay one dollar toll for crossing the Lion Rock Tunnel. Though it was something mundane, the poet explores its implications and reflects people's ambivalent attitude at the time towards the handover of Hong Kong to China.
  4. "Pomelo Watching" by WANG Liang-hou
    A record of the poet's observations about the pomelo. According to the poet, to enter into the spiritual realm of the pomelo, one needs to go beyond the superficial and employ an alternative perspective.

Book Flash (Series Two)

1996 Chicago International Film & Television Festival - Certificate of Merit


  1. 葉輝的「我在筲箕灣的童年」,作者在作品中對童年生活過的筲箕灣有深刻的描寫,把地方與作者童年的思想及體會緊扣一起。
  2. 馬朗的「那個時代的夢」,改編自《北角之夜》,內容描寫某個凌晨作者在北角街頭所看見的一切。
  3. 顏純鉤的「關於一場與晚飯同時進行的電視直播足球比賽,以及這比賽引起的一場不很可笑的爭吵,以及這爭吵的可笑結局」,描述從內地移居香港的父親,和在香港生活成長的兒子,在文化及生活習慣上的差異,形成兩人之間的溝通上存在隔膜。
  4. 羅孚的「都市感覺」,介紹三篇作品:《維園十年後》、《秋天的陽光》和《如旅的人生》,內容都是描寫香港的生活文化。

"Book Flash" Series Two include:

  1. "Shau Kei Wan" and "Distance and Proximity" by YE Hui
    Ye Hui gives a very detailed description of Shau Kei Wan and those places he has once lived in.
  2. "North Point At Night" by MA Lang
    It is about what the author saw one early morning in the streets near the North Point Pier. The author blends his observations about China in his depiction of the scenes at North Point, and thus projects a much wider world in the poem.
  3. "About a football match broadcast Live on TV during dinner time, and a not so funny quarrel over the match as well as the subsequent funny resolution" by YAN Chun-gou
    It is about the communication breakdown over certain issues between a father, who came from China, and a son, who was born in Hong Kong.
  4. "City Feeling" includes three of Luo Fu's proses "Victoria Park in Ten Years", "Autumn's Sunlight" and "Life is But A Journey". They are all about city life and culture he observed in Hong Kong.


電台節目 Radio Programmes


Hong Kong Spirit - Media Role in Reallocating Social Resources

1996 ABU Prize for Information Programmes

This is a collection of excerpts from a Monday evening programme, "Hong Kong Spirit - Mutual Help Resources Centre", which demonstrates how radio plays an interactive role to promote social awareness of poverty, needs of the underprivileged and mutual help in the community.