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Saturday, Aug 28, 2021
A young warrior steals a sword from a famed swordsman and then escapes into a world of romantic adventure.
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Presented in partnership with the Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department

Inaugural year design, engineering and construction support from RDG Planning & Design, Raker Rhodes Engineering and McComas Lacina Construction

"I cannot express to you how beautiful and stunning it is." —Film Companion

"An amazing magical martial arts fairy tale."  —Common Sense Media

In 19th century Qing Dynasty China, a warrior (Chow Yun-Fat) gives his sword, Green Destiny, to his lover (Michelle Yeoh) to deliver to safe keeping, but it is stolen, and a chase begins to find it. The search leads to the House of Yu where the story takes on a whole different level.

Admission is free and open to the public. Seating will be first-come-first-served for all FilmScene in the Park screenings, with movies beginning at sunset. Healthy and safety protocols will be in place including social distancing aided by painted markers on the lawn. The city-wide mask mandate will be enforced when moviegoers are not eating or drinking. FilmScene's indoor restrooms will be available for use, and concessions will be available for purchase at all FilmScene in the Park screenings.

Series Info
Series:FilmScene in the Park
Film Info
Runtime:120 minutes
Director:Ang Lee
Year Released:2000
Production Country:Taiwan
Hong Kong