4th EU-China Film Festival – Operation Battleaxe

This action film shows the spirit of public security by telling the story of police officer LU Jianping and his feud with criminal SHI Kai. But LU Jianping has secrets of his own. What is he hiding?

Operation Battleaxe 战斧行动 (2017)

October 15, 2018 OV + English subtitles


Place : China Cultural Center in Brussels

Duration: 98 min

Category: Action, crime

Director: XU Weixiang

Starring: HAO Ping, ZHOU Yuming


When LU Jianping, a police officer at Aimin Road police station in Jiangkou City, is interviewed by propaganda officer YUE Ming, he draws attention from SHI Kai, a foe from more than ten years ago. During SHI’s planned revenge campaign, LU is shot and nearly loses his life. Later, his daughter Xuan becomes SHI’s bargaining chip to coerce LU. To save his daughter, LU goes to the tiger den alone. Finally, with YUE Ming’s help, he defeats the criminal and saves his daughter Xuan, but LU sacrifices something very valuable…


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