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

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

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
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
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
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.B55
  • PN1997.2
LC item number
  • M36 2011
  • .M36 2011
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-
  • 1959-
  • 1978-
  • 1940-
  • 1945-
  • 1956-
  • 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
  • Gordon, Christopher
  • Li, Cunxin
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Great Scott Productions
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Li, Cunxin
  • Ballet dancers
  • Male dancers
  • Defectors
  • Ballet dancing
  • Bailarines de ballet
  • Li, Cunxin
  • Ballet dancers
  • Defectors
  • Male dancers
  • China
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009
  • Based on the autobiography Mao's last dancer by Li Cunxin
  • Special feature: the making of Mao's last dancer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn714610470
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543738220
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 2274759
  • 2273821
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
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
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009
  • Based on the autobiography Mao's last dancer by Li Cunxin
  • Special feature: the making of Mao's last dancer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn714610470
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543738220
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 2274759
  • 2273821
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
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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