fire dragon (huo yun chuan qi)

Yuen Woo-Ping
90 mins, Hong Kong, 1994, 35mm, Cantonese with English and Mandarin subtitles

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Best known to western audiences for his incredible martial arts sequences in Matrix and Kill Bill, Yuen Woo-Ping's action-packed kung fu fantasy features stunning cinematography, dazzling choreography and the director's trademark dash of comedy.

Playing the Fire Dragon, a ruthless assassin on the road to redemption, is Taiwanese screen superstar Brigette Lin - described as a latter-day Betty Grable, fabulous at fifty, and with over 100 films under her black belt.

Dates   Sunday 17 October 2004, 4pm
Admission   All tickets $12
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