Mandarin Films' $10m DragonTiger Gate has been sold to a string of Asian territories including
A co-production with BeijingPolybona, the highly anticipated picture is based on TheGate of Dragon & Tiger, the Hong Kong classic mangaabout heroism created by Wong Yuk-long 35 years ago.
The picture, produced by Nansun Shi, reunites director Wilson Yip with actor-actiondirector Donnie Yen, both last seen in action thriller SPL.
While Yip is developing asequel to Dragon Tiger Gate, next up for him and Yen is a follow-up to SPLwhich is due to start production as early as May. Mandarin will co-produce thefilm with Beijing Polybona.
Mandarin also has Tsui Hark's sequel to his SevenSwords and a couple of comedies in the pipeline. Wong, one of the foundersof the now defunct