In 1935, Foshan is a hub of Southern Chinese martial arts, where various schools actively recruit disciples and compete against each other. Although the Wing Chun master Ip Man is the most skilled martial artist in Foshan, he is unassuming and maintains a low profile. He is respected by other masters for the humbleness he displays in friendly, closed-door competitions.Ip Man 2008 full Movie Download.
One day, a troublemaker named Yuan tries to rescue his kite from Ip Man’s tree and witnesses Ip defeat fellow master Liu in a friendly sparring match. Yuan spreads the news all over Foshan. His brother Lin, a disciple of master Liu, pulls his pants down in public to show Yuan that some secrets need to be kept private. Embarrassed, Yuan disappears into the crowd.
Jin Shanzhao, a rude but highly skilled Northern Chinese martial arts master, challenges all the masters in Foshan to duels, which he easily wins. Ip’s reputation is further enhanced when he defeats Jin, thus upholding the regional pride of fellow Southern stylists and others in Foshan. The young men in Foshan beg Ip to take them as disciples, but Ip turns them down.
During the Second Sino-Japanese War, the Imperial Japanese Army confiscates Ip’s house and repurposes it into their Foshan military headquarters. Ip and his family lose their wealth and are forced to move into a decrepit apartment. Desperate to support his family, Ip finds work at a coal mine alongside Lin. Lin regrets humiliating Yuan but his efforts to find his brother and gift him a small metal tin have proved futile.
General Miura, a Japanese Karate master, establishes an arena where Chinese martial artists compete with his military trainees for the prize of a bag of rice. Li Zhao, a former police officer and Ip’s acquaintance, now works as an interpreter for the Japanese army.