Friday Night Feature Film: Shadow

Date & Time: 
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location(s): 
Hawthorne Library
2707 E. Washington Ave
Madison, WI

With SHADOW, director Zhang Yimou (HERO, HOUSE OF FLYING DAGGERS) once again pushes the boundaries of wuxia action to create a film like no other, masterfully painting a canvas of inky blacks and greys punctuated with bursts of color from the blood of the defeated. In a kingdom ruled by a young and unpredictable king, the military commander has a secret weapon: a “shadow”, a look-alike who can fool both his enemies and the King himself.  Now he must use this weapon in an intricate plan that will lead his people to victory in a war that the King does not want.
https://www.wellgousa.com/films/shadow (NR / 116 min / Action, Drama, War / China / Mandarin with English subtitles / 2019)

Event Cost: Free
Handicapped Accessible: Yes
Pre-Registration?: No
American Sign Language (ASL) Provided?: Yes

Last Updated : 12/27/2019