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1,427 Ratings

The Grandmaster

Yut doi jung si

Directed by Wong Kar-wai
Hong Kong, China, 2013
Action, Drama, Biography


The film narrates the life of the Wing Chun grandmaster Ip Man, beginning in the 1930s in Foshan and moving on to cover his flight to Hong Kong after the Second Sino-Japanese War, and the events leading up to his death.

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The Grandmaster Directed by Wong Kar-wai

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2014 | 2 nominations including: Best Achievement in Cinematography

Village Voice Film Poll

2013 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actress

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2013 | Nominee: Best Cinematography

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