Painted Skin

Painted Skin  {Wa pei}
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Painted Skin
Wa pei
Hong Kong, 2008, 118 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Singapore/China
North American Premiere
Topics: Action/Adventure, Asian, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Program: Awards Buzz
Language: Mandarin English Sub-Titles

Awards: Official Oscar Submission 2008, Best Foreign Language Film

A lushly produced supernatural/martial arts action/historical romance that delves into intricate emotions and relationships between man and demon, love and passion, loyalty and temptation, treachery and integrity, ending in a finale with surprising twist.

DIRECTOR: Gordon Chan
Producer: Ketsarinh Lan, Pang Hong
Editor: Chan Ki Hop
Screenwriter: Gordon Chan, Abe Kwong, Lau Ho Leung
Cinematographer: Arthur Wong
Music: Fujiwara Ikuro
Principal Cast: Donnie Yen, Zhou Xun, Zhao Wei, Chen Kun, Sun Li
Filmography: Debut Feature
Print Source: Eastern Mordor Film Co. Ltd.

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