The Golden Sword is another Lo Wei wuxia film starring Kao Yuen and the ever-charming Cheng Pei-Pei. Bai Yu Lung (Kao Yuen)’s father mysteriously disappears one night, and for 10 years Bai searches for him in vain. Finally, he decides to head to the far northern part of the country with the hope that he can find a clue in that region. There he meets and befriends Ngai Jin Feng (Cheng Pei-Pei), a vagabond and skilled fighter from the Beggar clan. After he helps her with a local problem, she joins him on his quest to find what happened to his long-lost father. —hkmdb
Lo Wei (12 December 1918 – 20 January 1996) was a famous Hong Kong film director and film actor best known for launching the martial arts film careers of both Bruce Lee, in The Big Boss and Fist of Fury, and Jackie Chan, in New Fist of Fury.
After Lee’s death it was Lo who gave Jackie Chan his first shot at the big time as part of the wave of Bruceploitation. Lo is said to have been linked with Chinese organized crime, the Triads.
Lo ran the production company “Lo Wei Motion Picture Company”.
Lo died of heart failure on 20 January 1996. —Wikipedia