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Title Bawang bie ji = Farewell to my concubine / zhu yan: Zhang Fengyi, Leslie Cheung ; dao yan: Chen Kaige.

Publication Info. [Beijing Shi] : Zhong ying yin xiang chu ban she ; [Guangzhou Shi] : Guangzhou qiao jia ren wen hua chuan bo you xian gong si zong jing xiao, [2007?]


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 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  DVD FOREIGN FAREWELL    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (164 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Gen wo xue Han yu = Follow me in Chinese
Gen wo xue Han yu.
System Details DVD ; NTSC ; all regions.
Cast Zhang Fengyi, Leslie Cheung.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993.
Based on the novel Ba wang bie ji by Li Bihua.
Summary Story of two actors in the Beijing Opera, from their apprenticeship during the warlord era, to their success on stage in the opera "Bawang and Beiji", to the changes that come to their lives from World War II to the Cultural Revolution.
Awards Best foreign language film: Cannes Film Festival Palme d'or (1993), Boston Society of Film Critics (1993), Los Angeles Film Critics Association (1993), New York Film Critics (1993), National Board of Review, USA (1993), Academy Awards (1994), British Academy Awards (1994), Golden Globes (1994); Best cinematography, Gu Changwei (Academy Awards 1994); Best supporting actress, Gong Li (New York Film Critics 1993).
Note Title and credits from container.
Language Chinese dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject China -- History -- 20th century -- Drama.
Operas, Chinese -- History -- Drama.
China -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films -- China.
Foreign films.
Foreign language films.
Subject Li, Bihua Bawang bie ji.
Added Author Chen, Kaige, 1952-
Cheung, Leslie, 1956-2003.
Zhang, Fengyi.
Beijing dian ying zhi pian chang.
Tang Chen (Xianggang) dian ying you xian gong si.
Added Title Ba wang bie ji
Farewell to my concubine
ISBN 7880008365
Music No. ISRC CN-A02-05-0214-0/V.J9 Zhong ying yin xiang chu ban she
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