The King of Masks


Director: Wu Tian Ming
Writer: Wei Ming Lun
Music: Zao Ji Ping
Country of production: China
Runtime: 101 min
Production Year: 1996
Language: Chinese
Subtitles: Greek

Tsu Yuk, Ciao Yim Yin, Zhang Riu Yang, Zhao Zhigana


The Mask King is an elderly itinerant artist, master of the art of Sichuan Opera in changing masks very quickly to make it seem like a magic trick. His only son died long ago, and he wants to find an heir not only for himself, but for his art.