About the film
The latest film from acclaimed director Zhang Yimou (Raise the Red Lantern, Hero, House of Flying Daggers) is set in the snowy, shadowy world of 1930s Manchukou, the pre-WWII puppet state established in Northern China by Imperial Japan. The film follows four Communist party special agents who have returned to China after receiving special training in the Soviet Union. Together, they embark on a secret mission. They find themselves surrounded by threats on all sides from the moment they parachute in. Starring Zhang Yi (Operation Red Sea), Yu Hewei (I Am Not Madame Bovary), Qin Hailu (The Pluto Moment) and Zhu Yawen (The Captain).
[Mandarin Chinese with English subtitle]