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  1. Midnight fighter

    Posted May 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... at least a foothold in one of the most important events on the film calendar. Not that Wu Xia had been given the best possible berth to shine: in addition to being an out-of-competition entry ... director Everardo Gout. 'We never wanted to be in competition, that's for sure,' Chan says when we meet on the rooftop cafe of a Cannes hotel the morning after Wu Xia's premiere ...

  2. Action films dominate at awards

    Posted Feb 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... nominations each, while Wu Xia has 12, the organiser said yesterday. There are 19 award categories with five nominees in each. Sean Lau Ching-wan received two nominations for best actor- for his roles ... Best Actress Shu Qi, A Beautiful Life Tang Wei, Wu Xia Deanie Ip, A Simple Life Gao Yuanyuan, Don't Go Breaking My Heart Zhou Xun, Flying Swords Of Dragon Gate Best Director Ann Hui ...

  3. Legendary movie star returns with a bang

    Posted May 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... said Wang as he returned to his seat inside the hotel. But his enduring legacy was more vividly revealed at the gala premiere of Wu Xia at the Cannes Film Festival last week. While ... of Taipei and spends his time trading traditional Chinese liquor with a mainland associate. With his eye-catching turn as Wu Xia's major villain, Wang has returned to show business with a bang. ...

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    The view finder

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Short Film and Video Awards. Jia's first feature film- 1998's Xia Wu- then won the New Currents award for first- or second-time Asian filmmakers in Busan. "It was important for my ...

  5. Triple triumph for Hong Kong film

    Posted Nov 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... won the awards for best adapted screenplay and cinematography, while Donnie Yen Ji-dan won best action choreography for Wu Xia, in which he played a one-armed swordsman. The martial arts film ...

  6. Duelling identities

    Posted Apr 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... martial arts epic Wu Xia, which premieres at Cannes next month, and The Monkey King, Soi Cheang Pou-soi's 3-D version of the classic Chinese novel Journey to the West; the film is slated ... The Monkey King, Wu Xia and All's Well. 'I hope this can change what I see as public misconception of action-film actors,' he continues. 'People always assume we don't know ...

  7. A message for the ages in martial arts culture, Venice hears

    Posted Sep 01st 2005, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... meaning martial arts, and xia, chivalry. Asked if wuxia films still had big markets in Asia, Tsui said that when it came to making a film, the market was not his prime concern. He hoped people ...

  8. For your viewing pleasure

    Posted Aug 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... no better place in town to pick up a screening of Peter Chan Ho-sun's Wu Xia and marvel how far- and how quickly- Chinese cinema has come in terms of the big spectacular, with a little help ...

  9. Promised land

    Posted Jan 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Daggers), Hu Jun (Lan Yu), Xia Yu (In the Heat of the Sun) and Guo Tao (Crazy Stone), who play the characters the farmer meets on his journey. Despite the fact that Zhang is critical ...



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