It’s annoying that it has to be so aggressively watermarked but this is the cleanest, clearest version of this footage you’ll find online.
Ip Man, in the final stages of cancer, demonstrating the Sil Lim Tao, Chun Kiu and Mok Yang Jong forms of Wing Chun.
Although the video is incredible, it’s also sad to see such an icon of the martial arts world look so frail and weak.
But it was Ip Man’s wish to be captured on camera; so his memory could be immortalized and the art of Wing Chun be handed down, through his sons and their students.
While one of the most famous examples of Bruce Lee’s athletic prowess are the images of him doing two-finger pushups, here’s an rarer image of him doing extended thumb pushups.