LEGEND OF THE DEMON CAT

de Chen Kaige

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Synopsis

A Chinese poet and a Japanese monk join forces to clear up the mystery surrounding a demonic cat that is wreaking havoc in the imperial court. With this premise, the veteran Chain Kaige constructs a fantastic blockbuster, with sumptuous sets that required building an entire city.

Director

Chen Kaige

One of the most internationally famous Chinese filmmakers, author of movies like Yellow Earth (85), Farewell my Concubine (93, Golden Palm winner at Cannes) or The Emperor and the Assassin (98).

Technical information

China, Japan. 2017 (120 min)

DIRECTORChen Kaige

PRODUCERChen Hong

SCREENPLAYWang Hui-ling, Chen Kaige

CINEMATOGRAPHYCao Yu

WITHShota Sometani, Huang Xuan

Edition: 2018
Section: Panorama Fantàstic
Original language: Mandarin

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