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Lady Avenger
Lady Avenger

Taiwan
1981 | 89 min | video
Mandarin language, English subtitles

Screening Times

July 7th, 2007
7:00 pm
J.A. De Seve

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Description

As a special bonus, the Chinese Taipei Film Archive has loan us the classic female revenge film Lady Avenger, transferred from the only surviving copy in the world! This full-length feature film has been unseen in North America for 25 years, making its welcome return to complement the North American premiere of Hou Chi-Jan’s Taiwan Black Movies. Lady Avenger is directed by Yang Chia Yun, the only female director of the genre, and features the charming and lovely Liu Hsiao Fen, the Queen of Black Cinema.
The film is about a young woman who is raped by four men and then taken advantage by a fifth. Abandoned by her fiancé, she strikes back at the fives wolves. Wild and exciting, filled with nasty violence and highly creative killing sequences, this is Taiwanese exploitation cinema at its furious finest.

—King-Wei Chu

Credits

Director: Yang Chia-Yun
Screenplay: Yang Chia-Yun
Cast: Liu Hsiao Fen, Cui Shou-Ping, Wa Lun, Tsui Siu-Ling, Lung Suen
Producers: Chiang Jin-Sen
Distributor: Chinese Taipei Film Archive

Opens for...

Taiwan Black Movies   

Taiwan Black Movies

Taiwan Hei Dianying
North american Premiere
Taiwan
2005 | 58 min
Mandarin language, English subtitles

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