Hong Kong was created and founded on August 1842 when the Treaty of Nanking was made. This is a picture representing the signing of this treaty. This treaty ended the Opium war with Great Britain and China.
This Movie was put here because of its historical even-handedness (Side Note this 1997 movie won the 'Golden Rooster'[It is 'equivalent the China's Academy Awards. '(taken from wikipedia)]) The_Opium_War_Poster.