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Feb
11

ChinaFest Film: Drunken Master

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Robins School of Business, Ukrop Auditorium
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Dir. Yuen Woo-Ping | Hong Kong - China | 1978 | 111 min.

Martial arts superstar Jackie Chan burst onto the scene with this raucous kung fu masterpiece, playing a legendary folk hero who is punished for his frequent troublemaking by being forced to study under a martial arts master who is notorious for his drunkenness and injuring his students. The pupil puts his new skills to the test when his own father is targeted by a brutal assassin.

Ukrop Auditorium
Sunday, February 11, 7:30 p.m.

Introduction and post-film discussion led by a University of Richmond student.

This film is sponsored by ChinaFest, an annual Richmond tradition that seeks to promote better understanding between the people of the United States and China, ChinaFest Film Weekend features a lineup of classic and contemporary Chinese film titles screened with English subtitles at the University of Richmond—curated by faculty members Dr. Jessiaca Chan and Dr. Gengsong Gao. ChinaFest also includes lectures on Chinese art and culture and the popular family day celebration at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Complete festival programming information is available online: www.TheRoseGroup.org/caffc

Free and open to the public. 

Contact: The Office of International Education , (804) 287-6316