Mai Jia (L), Felix Chong (Middle) and Mak Siu Fai (R).[Photo:mtime.com]
The production company of the upcoming spy film "The Silent War" held a forum yesterday in Beijing where co-directors Mak Siu Fai and Felix Chong and novelist Mai Jia shared their experiences making the movie and unveiled a new poster, Mtime.com reports.
Mak Siu Fai and Felix Chong are widely known for their serial films "Infernal Affairs" and "Overheard."
Especially impressed by "Overheard," Mai Jia said he considered the two to be the best directors for the adaptation of his spy novel into a movie.
The two directors said they after had read the writer's novel "An Suan," they seized the opportunity to adapt it into a film.
"The Silent War" will premiere on August 10.
By Ma Sicong