However, there are some nice aerial shots used in the program that give us a brief look at the colony circa 1989/90 (it had a 1990 broadcast in the UK). Here's a nice zooming shot from a Kowloon vantage pointy over to the Island. The angle makes me think this shot was taken from the pavilion on Fei Ngo Shan Road where the road curves north off the ridgeline and down towards the Sai Kung side of the mountain (see the location label at the bottom of the post.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Yellowthread Street (TV Series) - Bruce Payne (1990) - Kowloon Panorama
The problem I am finding with several episodes of Yellowthread Street is that they were filmed in often generic looking side streets that I simply don't recognise - it's compounded by the fact that, actually, my knowledge of streets on HK Island is fairly limited having spend all of my time here living on the other side of the harbour (i.e. New Territories and now Kowloon).