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The fight of princesses, a hairpin as a fight instrument and other details from the shooting «Journey to China. The Mystery of Iron Mask»


The shooting of the feature «Journey to China. The Mystery of Iron Mask» (in common parlance — «Viy-2») continues in China. The hardest scenes thrash out to the smallest details and the film making process is preceded by months of intensive rehearsals.


The stunt coordinator legendary He Jun, one of the leading expert working on projects of Jackie Chan, hones skills of the actors not only within many hours long rehearsals but also directly on the set. In the dress of the actress Yao Xingtong, who plays in the feature «Journey to China. The Mystery of Iron Mask» several roles, all elements are functional even hairpins! The shooting of the scene of princesses fight has continued 3,5 week, it was necessary to show every element of the dress in action. And many things will open to the audience with unexpected side.


Chinese experts from the Jackie Chan Stunt Team say, that they are constantly trying to find some new unexpected things to amaze sophisticated audience. Many amazing solution are found directly on the set and immediately embodied of spectacular shots. It remains to wait for the final result to see the fruits of Russian and Chinese filmmakers labour. The shooting period of the feature «Journey to China. The Mystery of Iron Mask» in full swing in China. Follow the news!



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Films «Viy» and «the Teacha» will be presented at the Russian Film Week in Buenos Aires

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