Is Matt Damon In The Great Wall More Hollywood Whitewashing? Read What The Chinese Director Said Before You Decide!
Last week, The Great Wall starring Matt Damon dropped its first trailer.
In no time at all, the Chinese-American coproduction was awash with controversy — because some people were claiming it as an example of more Hollywood whitewashing!
Now director Zhang Yimou is coming to the film's defense and explaining the reasoning behind his film's casting!
The famed director of Hero and House of Flying Daggers gave a statement to Entertainment Weekly saying the film is anything but part of a "white savior" problem: