Ping He

He Ping was born in Shanxi, China. His filmography includes the features Kawashima Yoshiko (89), The Swordsman in Double Flag Town (91), Red Firecracker, Green Firecracker (94), Sun Valley (96), Warriors of Heaven and Earth (03), and the Festival selection Wheat (09). The Promised Land (15) is his latest film.

The Promised Land

Ling Ai and He Jiang are young, ambitious, and in pursuit of careers imported from the West, but romantic longings and career ambitions are inevitably shaped by larger social forces.

Poster for the movie "Wheat"

Wheat

“Wheat,” is a historical action drama about the women left behind when their men have gone off to war — and the lies they are told to keep them from knowing the awful truth.

Poster for the movie "The Swordsman in Double Flag Town"

The Swordsman in Double Flag Town

Honoring his father’s dying words, a young man comes to the dusty desert village of Double Flag Town to claim his bride. Everyone looks down upon him because he looks inept and ignorant. When he kills a man who is attempting to rape his bride, he provokes the wrath of the Lethal Swordsman who is the rapist’s brother and also a famous killer. Will our hero choose to escape with his bride or face the … Read more

Poster for the movie "Warriors of Heaven and Earth"

Warriors of Heaven and Earth

A Chinese emissary is sent to the Gobi desert to execute a renegade soldier. When a caravan transporting a Buddhist monk and a valuable treasure is threatened by thieves, however, the two warriors might unite to protect the travelers.

Poster for the movie "Red Firecracker, Green Firecracker"

Red Firecracker, Green Firecracker

A woman inherits her father’s fireworks factory, as he had no son. The business does well and everything works in an orderly fashion until one day, an itinerant painter is hired to decorate the doors and vases at the factory. The woman, forbidden to marry and thereby involve outsiders in the factory ownership, finds herself drawn to the headstrong painter. When they fall in love, the situation throws her entire life into disarray

Poster for the movie "Sun Valley"

Sun Valley

The Avenger, a brooding swordsman armed with a blade marked “Slayer of 1000 Armies” claims he’s waiting for a long-missing friend, at an outpost in Northwest China’s Sun Valley. The Avenger suffers an intense fear of blood, from being the only survivor of his clan’s massacre. The sight of blood propels him into a killing fury. Winter is setting in, so the local horse trader Black Bull, and most of the valley’s men, prepare to … Read more