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The Assassin
刺客聂隐娘 PG
Director: HOU, Hsiao-HsienDuration: Language: Mandarin
with English subtitles (英文字幕)

Winner - Best Director, Cannes 2015

During the ninth century, a general's young daughter is kidnapped and trained to become an exceptional assassin. When she doesn't execute a mission, she is ordered to kill her betrothed, forcing her to choose between love, family and the assassins.

Watch art film master Hou Hsiao-Hsien confront Taiwanese and Chinese myth, landscape and genre head-on.