Official Selection out of Competition | 126 min | 2019


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About the Film


In the year 1941, Jean Yu, an iconic Chinese actress, returns to Shanghai to star in a play. Her true objectives unknown, she embarks on a thrilling mission among friends and undercover enemies in the Japanese-occupied city. As everything spirals out of control, Jean Yu has to decide whether to reveal what she has discovered about the imminent Pearl Harbor attack. This compelling period drama was selected to compete in the 76th Venice International Film Festival.

Film Info

Section Official Selection out of Competition
Year 2019
Length 126 min
Language Mandarin, English, Japanese, French with subtitles in English and Arabic
Country China

Film Credits

Director Ye Lou
Screenplay Yingli Ma
Cinematography Zeng Jian
Editing Lou Ye, Feng Shan Yu Lin
Production Company Qianyi Times, Ying Films, Bai An Film, Tianyi
Sound Design
Sound Fu Kang
Cast Gong Li, Mark Chao, Joe Odagiri, Pascal Greggory, Tom Wlaschiha 

Film Contacts

Directed by: Ye Lou