New U.S. trailer for adorable Hong Kong guide dog movie ‘Little Q’
by Alex Billington
July 1, 2021
“Little Q has given me so much more than I deserve.” Well Go USA has released an official US trailer for the adorable Chinese / Hong Hong drama titled Small Q, by filmmaker / editor Law Wing-Cheong. Adapted from the Japanese novel Goodbye, Khoro, following a conflicting guide dog and his master. A Story About The Life Of The Quill Dog (Nickname Little Q): The Interaction Between Little Q And Puppy Breeders, Guide Dog Trainer And Newly Blind Dessert Chef Lee Po Ting, Performed By Simon yam – how he wins Po Ting’s trust and breathes new life into Po Ting. This also features Gigi leung, Him the law, Charlie yeung, Shanshan Yuan, Angela Yeun, Frankie lam, & Roger Kwok Chun On. This same story was adapted for Japanese cinema Penne in 2004, but has been updated as an HK movie now. Critics say he “is moving away from the News Nation USA tearing potential of the material, and instead offers a warm, gentle look at how humans and their canine friends cherish each other’s company. I love dogs and just gotta see this.
Here is the official US trailer (+ three posters) for Law Wing-Cheong’s Small Q, on Well Go’s YouTube:
And here’s an original Chinese version of the Law Wing-Cheong’s trailer. Small Q, also on YouTube:
Based on a true story: Little Q, a yellow lab with a curious birthmark, trains to become a guide dog for the blind. After his training is complete, Little Q is sent to help Lee Bo Ting, a recently blinded celebrity chef. Irritable and bitter, Bo Ting is at first reluctant to trust Little Q and even attempts to chase him away several times. But through her loyalty, Little Q eventually teaches Bo Ting how to trust again, opening him to a new life of wonderful possibilities. Small Q, originally known as Xiao Q, is directed by the Hong Kong editor / director Wing-Cheong Law, an experienced editor in HK, and also the director of the films Lack of time 2, Hang on to you, Tactical unit – Comrades in arms, Punished, Vajra’s wrath, and ice man previously. The screenplay is written by Susan Chan. This initially opened in theaters in China and Hong Kong in 2019. Well Go USA will finally be released. Small Q in the United States in certain theaters + on VOD from August 17, 2021 later this summer. For more information, visit their website. Who wants to watch?