LEGEND OF THE MOUNTAIN

de King Hu

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Synopsis

Ho Yunqing travels to an isolated monastery to translate a Buddhist sutra which is said to exert a great power over spirits. While performing his task, he runs into some strange characters and finds himself immersed in an epic confrontation between the forces of good and evil. King Hu’s masterful and exquisite foray into pure fantasy, steeped in Zen philosophy.

Director

King Hu

Technical information

Taiwan. 1979

191 MIN

DIRECTORKing Hu

WRITERKing Hu

PHOTOGRAPHYHenry Chan

WITHShih Jun, Hsu Feng

Edition: 2019
Section: Sitges Classics - Come Drink With Hu
Original language: Chinese

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