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The Resource The road home, Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia presents GuangXi Film Studio ; producer, Zhao Yu ; screenplay writer, Bao Shi ; director, Zhang Yimou, (DVD)

The road home, Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia presents GuangXi Film Studio ; producer, Zhao Yu ; screenplay writer, Bao Shi ; director, Zhang Yimou, (DVD)

Label
The road home
Title
The road home
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia presents GuangXi Film Studio ; producer, Zhao Yu ; screenplay writer, Bao Shi ; director, Zhang Yimou
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chifre
  • engfre
  • chi
Summary
As a son helps his mother arrange for the burial of his father in the traditional Chinese custom of his mother's village, the beautiful and touching story of his parent's courtship unfolds. His father was from the city and came to his mother's village to become the schoolmaster. In the days of arranged marriages, the son discovers that his parents marriage was the first marriage based on love
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Awards note
  • Sundance Film Festival: 2001, Audience Award World Cinema (Yimou Zhang)
  • Berlin International Film Festival: 2000, Prize of the Ecumenical Jury Competition (Yimou Zhang); Silver Berlin Bear - Jury Grand Prix (Yimou Zhang)
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Hou Yong ; art director, Cao Juiping ; editor, Zhai Ru ; music, San Bao ; costume designer, Tong Huamiao
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Mandarin or French dialogue, English or French subtitles
PerformerNote
Zhang Ziyi, Sun Hongiei, Zheng Hao, Zhao Yulian
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shi, Bao
  • Zhang, Yimou
  • Ziyi, Zhang
  • Hongiei, Sun
  • Hao, Zheng
  • Yulian, Zhao
Runtime
89
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Elementary school teachers
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Feature films
  • Feature films
  • Mandarin language materials
  • French language materials
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The road home, Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia presents GuangXi Film Studio ; producer, Zhao Yu ; screenplay writer, Bao Shi ; director, Zhang Yimou, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Based on the novel "Rememberance" by Bao Shi
  • Special features: widescreen and full screen presentations; theatrical trailers; filmographies; interactive menus; scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
48484249
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Isbn
9780767863520
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
23.99
Other control number
043396061712
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
06171
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o48484249
  • (Sirsi)7230
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1, digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The road home, Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia presents GuangXi Film Studio ; producer, Zhao Yu ; screenplay writer, Bao Shi ; director, Zhang Yimou, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Based on the novel "Rememberance" by Bao Shi
  • Special features: widescreen and full screen presentations; theatrical trailers; filmographies; interactive menus; scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
48484249
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Isbn
9780767863520
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
23.99
Other control number
043396061712
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
06171
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o48484249
  • (Sirsi)7230
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1, digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video
Video recording format
laserdisc

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