King Hu was a respectable Chinese filmmaker who is best known for directing wuxia films. He was born in Beijing, China with the name Hu Jinquan on April 29, 1932 and has worked his way through many great films up until he passed away in Taipei on January 14, 1997 at the age of 64.

The goal of this blog is to discuss the highlights and hardships we can find from viewing eleven of King Hu’s films.