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33 Ratings

Painted Skin

Hua pi

Directed by Gordon Chan
China, Singapore, 2008
Drama, Thriller, Action


Where there is trouble, there is solution. This time, the troubles comes from two myth spirits that take the form of a human. Disguise in human skin and clothes, the two continues to take the heart of human to stay alive and young. But one of them falls in love with a married man.

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Painted Skin Directed by Gordon Chan

Awards & Festivals

Hong Kong Film Awards

2009 | 2 wins including: Best Cinematography

2009 | 10 nominations including: Best Picture

Asian Film Awards

2009 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress

Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Actress

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