July 22 - 24, 2016
Taiwan | 1967 | 111 minutes | King Hu
SIFF Cinema Uptown | New Restoration
One of the most influential and magnificent Chinese wuxia films of all time returns is a dazzling new widescreen restoration. Director King Hu's 1967 classic follows a mysterious band of strangers who gather at the remote Dragon Gate Inn, where paths (and swords) cross in a stunning display of stylized action.
"The architect of wuxia cinema, King Hu was to martial arts was John Ford was to the western." - Twitch Film
|Principal Cast:||Jun Shi, Ling-feng Shang Kuan, Ying Pai, Feng Hsu|
|Running Time:||111 minutes|