Check out the full 2-minute trailer for the upcoming Chinese espionage war film “The Silent War”. Also known as “Windseeker”, the film was set in 1950′s Shanghai, China, after the establishment of the People’s Republic of China. He Bing, the blind assistant to a piano tuner, is drafted into a spying mission due to his keen sense of hearing. His hearing is reported to be good enough even hear the wind.
The upcoming movie was directed by Felix Chong (“Overheard 2″, “The Lost Bladesman”) and Alan Mak (“Overheard”) and stars: Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Xun Zhou and Mavis Fan. The film will premiere on August 10 in Hong Kong. Watch the full trailer below.