The criminal group headed by the code name “Painter” has mastered the technology of producing counterfeit banknotes, which is difficult to distinguish between the authenticity and counterfeit, transactions of these trading was worldwide and it has attracted high attention of the police. However, the identity of the “Painter” and his group members has always been a mystery, the police has encountered unprecedented challenges in solving the case. In a critical moment, Li wen who has a talent with painting found a breakthrough in solving the case, and the identity of the “Painter” was beyond imagine to everyone. The film reveals the story of a criminal genius “Painter” together with the genius of counterfeit production Li wen, teaming up to produce super counterfeit banknotes.
The 38th Hong Kong Film Awards
Best film Zhuang Wenqian
- Compare to traditional heroic Hong Kong movie, “Wu Shuang”, its creativity and innovation were obvious. What the audience expected to see on the screen was not just the heroic feeling of blood, but the complex story of humanity. The film ‘s narrative lines are intertwined with reality and imagination. The subtle conception and flexible narrative method have made the overall understanding a little brain-burning, which is enough to give the audience a long aftertaste. (Commented by China youth Daily）