The Resource Mao's last dancer, (videorecording)

Mao's last dancer, (videorecording)

Label
Mao's last dancer
Title
Mao's last dancer
Contributor
Actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Drama based on the autobiography by Li Cunxin. At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao's cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange to Texas, he fell in love with an American woman. Two years later, he managed to defect and went on to perform as a principal dancer for the Houston Ballet and as a principal artist with the Australian Ballet
Member of
Cataloging source
VDES
Characteristic
videorecording
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Mao's last dancer (Motion picture)
Credits note
Directed by Bruce Beresford ; screenplay by Jan Sardi
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
In English and Mandarin with English subtitles. English captions and audio description (feature only)
PerformerNote
Chi Cao, Joan Chen, Kyle MacLachlan, Bruce Greenwood
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1940-
  • 1961-
  • 1956-
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  • MacLachlan, Kyle
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Chen, Joan
  • Greenwood, Bruce
  • Sardi, Jan
  • Cao, Chi
Runtime
113
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  • Li, Cunxin
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Defectors
  • Ballet dancers
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Mao's last dancer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Catalogued from container
  • Based on the autobiography "Mao's last dancer" by Li Cunxin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Includes bonus features: behind the scenes - the making of, photo gallery, deleted scenes, theatrical trailer
Control code
000045384846
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen, Letterbox version.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (ca. 113 mins.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
R-110478-9
System control number
(OCoLC)555040146
System details
Region 4 ; PAL
Label
Mao's last dancer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Catalogued from container
  • Based on the autobiography "Mao's last dancer" by Li Cunxin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Includes bonus features: behind the scenes - the making of, photo gallery, deleted scenes, theatrical trailer
Control code
000045384846
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen, Letterbox version.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (ca. 113 mins.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
R-110478-9
System control number
(OCoLC)555040146
System details
Region 4 ; PAL

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