Kei is an experienced pickpocket, named as “sparrow” in Hong Kong street slang.
Sparrow di Johnnie To
Cinematographer: CHENG Siu-keung (HKSC)
One day, he captures an extraordinary beautiful scene in his viewfinder - a dashing but secret beauty, Chun-lei suddenly appears and shuttles like an elegant bird, the sparrow is mesmerized. Beneath Chun-lei's attractive facade lies a mysterious past. As Kei and his partners fall for her one after another, Chun-lei reveals her true intention: To have the sparrows steal something from her boss to set her free. The sparrow decides to go on this mission regardless of the danger.