Favorite kung fu movie scenes

Zhang Ziyi performs some of the best Baguazhang choreography ever in her role as Gong Er in the movie The Grandmasters. Image taken from www.china.org.cn

Zhang Ziyi performs some of the best Baguazhang choreography ever in her role as Gong Er in the movie The Grandmasters. Image taken from http://www.china.org.cn

We were having a discussion on 2013 May 7 about a list of “the 20 most devastating moves in martial arts films.” Here’s what I had to say about that list and some other scenes I’d have added to the list.

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Your martial arts role models?

My sifu (Master Antony Korahais, left) and sigung (Grandmaster Wong Kiew Kit, right). Image taken from www.flowingzen.com

My sifu (Master Antony Korahais, left) and sigung (Grandmaster Wong Kiew Kit, right). They have what I want and are willing to teach it, and I am proud to be their student and very proud that I can call them my teachers. Image taken from http://www.flowingzen.com

 

This may sound quaint, but my role models in the martial arts are my master and grandmaster. Both are life-loving, easy to smile or laugh, and literally life-saving people who have dedicated their lives to training, systematizing, and spreading their arts to the public.

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