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The Resource Mao's last dancer, 20th Century Fox presents a Great Scott production ; screenplay by Jan Sardi ; produced by Jane Scott ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (DVD)

Mao's last dancer, 20th Century Fox presents a Great Scott production ; screenplay by Jan Sardi ; produced by Jane Scott ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (DVD)

Label
Mao's last dancer
Title
Mao's last dancer
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox presents a Great Scott production ; screenplay by Jan Sardi ; produced by Jane Scott ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on an inspiring true story, this emotionally powerful crowd-pleaser emerged as one of the year's most talked about independent films. It's the fascinating and epic tale of Li Cunxin, a peasant boy from rural China who beats impossible odds to become a world-renowned ballet dancer. Through breathtaking talent and sheer determination, Li makes his way to the United States, but when he falls in love with an American woman, he must risk everything to remain in the land of the free
Cataloging source
JAI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter James; editor, Mark Warner ; music, Christopher Gordon
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for a brief violent image, some sensuality, language and incidental smoking
Language note
In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Bruce Greenwood, Chi Cao, Joan Chen, Kyle MacLachlan, Amanda Schull, Wang Shuang Bao, Chengwu Guo, Aden Young, Madeleine Eastoe, Camilla Vergotis, Penne Hackforth-Jones, Jack Thompson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1961-
  • 1960-
  • 1978-
  • 1940-
  • 1945-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Greenwood, Bruce
  • Cao, Chi
  • Chen, Joan
  • MacLachlan, Kyle
  • Schull, Amanda
  • Bao, Wang Shuang
  • Guo, Chengwu
  • Young, Aden
  • Eastoe, Madeleine
  • Vergotis, Camilla
  • Hackforth-Jones, Penne
  • Thompson, Jack
  • Sardi, Jan
  • Scott, Jane
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Li, Cunxin
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Great Scott (Firm)
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Li, Cunxin
  • Ballet dancers
  • Defectors
Technique
live action
Label
Mao's last dancer, 20th Century Fox presents a Great Scott production ; screenplay by Jan Sardi ; produced by Jane Scott ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the autobiography Mao's last dancer by Li Cunxin
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special feature: the making of Mao's last dancer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn714610470
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543738220 (Rental-ready)
  • 024543747598
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a205879
  • (OCoLC)714610470
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; dual layer; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mao's last dancer, 20th Century Fox presents a Great Scott production ; screenplay by Jan Sardi ; produced by Jane Scott ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the autobiography Mao's last dancer by Li Cunxin
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special feature: the making of Mao's last dancer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn714610470
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543738220 (Rental-ready)
  • 024543747598
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a205879
  • (OCoLC)714610470
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; dual layer; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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