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Title Pushing Hands.

Publication Info. Digital Media Rights, 1992.
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019.


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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (105 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Note Title from title frames.
In Process Record.
Performer Lai Wang, Sihung Lung
Event Originally produced by Digital Media Rights in 1992.
Summary Academy Award Winner Ang Lee (*The Life of Pi*, *Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon*) made his directorial debut with this acclaimed drama about an elderly Tai chi master's struggles to fit into American society. Having just moved from Beijing, elderly Tai chi master Mr. Chu struggles to adjust to life in New York, living with his Americanized son Alex. Chu immediately butts heads with his put-upon white daughter-in-law, Martha, a writer who seems to blame him for her own paralyzing inability to focus. But when Chu begins teaching Tai chi at a local school, his desire to make a meaningful connection comes to fruition in the most unexpected of ways. Winner of Best Leading Actor (Sihung Lung) and Best Supporting Actress (Lai Wang) and nominated for Best Film and Best Director at the **Golden Horse Film Festival**.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language In English
Subject Families.
Foreign films.
Motion pictures.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Added Author Lee, Ang, 1954- film director.
Wang, Lai, 1927- actor.
Lung, Sihung, actor.
Digital Media Rights (Firm),. Distributor.
Kanopy (Firm) Distributor.
Music No. 3992925 Kanopy
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