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The Resource A simple life, Bona Entertainment Co., Ltd., Focus Films Limited, Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd. present ; produced by Chan Pui Wah ; produced and directed by Ann Hui = Tao jie / Bo na ying shi yu le you xian gong si, Ying yi yu le you xian gong si, Yin du ji gou you xian gong si lian he chu pin ; jian zhi, Chen Peihua ; jian zhi dao yan, Xu Anhua, (DVD)

A simple life, Bona Entertainment Co., Ltd., Focus Films Limited, Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd. present ; produced by Chan Pui Wah ; produced and directed by Ann Hui = Tao jie / Bo na ying shi yu le you xian gong si, Ying yi yu le you xian gong si, Yin du ji gou you xian gong si lian he chu pin ; jian zhi, Chen Peihua ; jian zhi dao yan, Xu Anhua, (DVD)

Label
A simple life
Title
A simple life
Statement of responsibility
Bona Entertainment Co., Ltd., Focus Films Limited, Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd. present ; produced by Chan Pui Wah ; produced and directed by Ann Hui = Tao jie / Bo na ying shi yu le you xian gong si, Ying yi yu le you xian gong si, Yin du ji gou you xian gong si lian he chu pin ; jian zhi, Chen Peihua ; jian zhi dao yan, Xu Anhua
Title variation
Tao jie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • chi
  • yue
  • eng
  • yue
  • chi
Summary
Roger is a successful movie producer. Ah Tao has worked for Roger's family as a nanny and maid over the course of four generations. When Roger comes home to find Ah Tao's suffered a severe stroke and she is unable to care for herself, he agrees to help her relocate to a nursing home. He wants to help, but fears he'll fail her. She needs his kindness, but doesn't want to be a burden. As their roles reverse, he becomes her caregiver, and comes to understand how much she means to him
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production designer, Pan Yisen ; costume designer, Wang Baoyi ; director of photography, Yu Liwei ; editor, Kuang Zhiliang, Wei Shufen ; screenwriter, Chen Shuxian ; composer, Luo Yonghui
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Cantonese dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S56 2013
PerformerNote
Liu Dehua, Ye Dexian, Qin Hailu, Wang Fuli, Qin Pei, Liang Tian, Yu Wenshi, Lin Erwen, Jiang Meiyi, Chen Zhishen, Xu Suying
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1947-
  • 1949-
  • 1945-
  • 1959-
  • 1982-
  • 1971-
  • 1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Xu, Anhua
  • Lau, Andy
  • Ye, Dexian
  • Qin, Hailu
  • Wang, Fuli
  • Qin, Pei
  • Liang, Tian
  • Yu, Wenshi
  • Lin, Erwen
  • Jiang, Meiyi
  • Chen, Zhishen
  • Tsui, Anne S.
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women household employees
  • Caregivers
  • Kindness
  • Hong Kong (China)
  • Cantonese language materials
Technique
live action
Label
A simple life, Bona Entertainment Co., Ltd., Focus Films Limited, Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd. present ; produced by Chan Pui Wah ; produced and directed by Ann Hui = Tao jie / Bo na ying shi yu le you xian gong si, Ying yi yu le you xian gong si, Yin du ji gou you xian gong si lian he chu pin ; jian zhi, Chen Peihua ; jian zhi dao yan, Xu Anhua, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a true story
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn825076616
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
812491013922
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WGU01392D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o825076616
  • (OCoLC)825076616
System details
DVD; widescreen (16:9) presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A simple life, Bona Entertainment Co., Ltd., Focus Films Limited, Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd. present ; produced by Chan Pui Wah ; produced and directed by Ann Hui = Tao jie / Bo na ying shi yu le you xian gong si, Ying yi yu le you xian gong si, Yin du ji gou you xian gong si lian he chu pin ; jian zhi, Chen Peihua ; jian zhi dao yan, Xu Anhua, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on a true story
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn825076616
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
812491013922
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WGU01392D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o825076616
  • (OCoLC)825076616
System details
DVD; widescreen (16:9) presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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