About the film
The Winter of 1905
Release Date: November 01, 1982
|Director||:||Yu Wai Cheng|
|Producers||:||Yu Wei-Yen, Yu Wei-Yen, Jan Hung-Tze|
|Writers||:||Edward Yang, Shun Tung|
Tsui Hark stars as Chinese artist and Buddhist monk Li Shutong, a.k.a. Master Hong Yi. Li travels to Japan to study Western artistic practices, and revolutionizes the teaching of art in China upon his return. Set during the turbulent era of the Russo-Japanese War circa 1905.