Taught by Arlene Vincent, black belt in karate and self defense expert formerly of the Summerhall Security Team, you’ll be sure to find new pathways to empowerment that work for you.
The Kung Fu Film Festival aims to showcase the strength of East meeting West, with Kung Fu cinema as the figurehead of that celebration. Suffrajitsu is the feminist-led dynamic to our Kung Fu Film Festival, taking its name from the British Suffragettes who taught themselves Jui Jitsu in 1918 to stop police brutality during their peaceful protests.
Any ticket holder that feels they have a feminine identity of any kind is allowed to participate, and if they bring their ticket stub from any Kung Fu film screening they are promised free entry.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is a 2000 wuxia film, conceived and directed by Ang Lee. It features an international cast of Chinese actors, including Chow Yun-fat, Michelle Yeoh, Zhang Ziyi and Chang Chen.
Drunken Master is a 1978 Hong Kong action comedy martial arts film directed by Yuen Woo-ping, and starring Jackie Chan.
Stephen Chow (director and star of Shaolin Soccer) is at it again with his newest action-packed and comedic martial-arts adventure, KUNG FU HUSTLE.
A former Shaolin monk reunites his five brothers, years after their master’s death, to apply their superhuman martial arts skills to play football and bring Shaolin kung fu to the masses.