Asura (2018) is set in Asura, the dimension of pure desire according to ancient Buddhist mythology. The mythical realm is threatened by a coup from a lower heavenly kingdom and the story follows from there.
Asura (2018) is said to be the highest-budget production in Chinese cinema history with a 100 million dollar budget. It was shot in seven locations across China, including Ningxia in the country’s north and the Qinghai Tibetan Plateau.
Stunt performers in the film included Joel Adrian, Paul Philip Clark, Caitlin Dechelle, who is the stunt double for Sainan, Qiang LI, Trevor Logan and Greg Townley.