The Assassin (Nie yin niang)

The Assassin (Nie yin niang) Taiwan (2015) Dir. Hou Hsiao-Hsien After seven years away from film business Taiwanese auteur Hou Hsiao-Hsien returns with his first foray into the martial arts genre, a rather surprising direction for someone who has made his name with bleak arthouse social dramas. Favourably rewarded at Cannes this year, it is … Continue reading The Assassin (Nie yin niang)