Zhang Yimou is a renowned director in his native China, but has not had success in recent years, has declined in terms of criticism and in favor of the public, his latest films have not been relevant at all, not deserving of multiple awards at film festivals. Would Zhang Yimou return to the top?

Zhang Yimou has fully returned to his cinematographic roots to make what for many has become one of the best movies in his filmography, as well as one of his best movies in recent years.

He chose a story that in itself is very ambitious, it is an adaptation of the Chinese classic of The Three Kingdoms, but in Yimou’s more than capable hands this movie is a sure proof masterpiece and an authentic tour de force. You’ll understand in-depth after reading this article detailing each aspect of this production that will surely catch you completely off guard.