HK martial arts film retrospective headed to Istanbul, Izmir

Cinephiles in Istanbul and izmir will be treated to a selection of martial arts movie classics this week when the Hezarfen Film Gallery, an izmir-based independent film institute, hosts the Hong Kong Film Panorama in Turkey for the second year in a row.
The Beyoilu-based CineMajestic Movie Theater will host the Istanbul screenings from June 10-12 and the four-day izmir program will run from June 11-14 at the French Cultural Center in Alsancak.
There are six films in the selection, including and”Once Upon a Time in China II,and” a 1992 film written and directed by Tsui Hark and starring Jet Li, and and”The Way of the Dragon,and” a 1972 film directed by and starring Bruce Lee. and”The Young Master,and” a 1980 film written and directed by Jackie Chan, is also on the bill. Other titles to be shown are and”Duel to Deathand” (1983), and”Spooky Encountersand” (1980) and and”Righting Wrongsand” (1986).
Films will be shown with subtitles in Turkish and English.
The Hong Kong Martial Arts Films 2015 program is a joint effort between the Hezarfen Film Gallery and the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Brussels, which has also shown the retrospective in other European cities, including Amsterdam, Brussels, Florence and Sofia.
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SOURCE: Today’s Zaman