Shadow [影]


Directed By: Yimou Zhang

March 28, 2019 / Mandarin / 116 min

When a color-obsessed, auteur filmmaker decides to make a black-and-white wuxia film, the result is familiar yet new. The film may appear to be in black-and white but color continually slips through just as their swords cleave a tale of warring states into images of games like go and chess.

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2020 Winter (Streamed)