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

Publ Info Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2011]
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT PN1997.2 .M36 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
two-dimensional moving image rdacontent
video rdamedia
videodisc rdacarrier
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
Director of photography, Peter James; editor, Mark Warner ; music, Christopher Gordon
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; dual layer; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
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
MPAA rating: PG; for a brief violent image, some sensuality, language and incidental smoking
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
LC subject Li, Cunxin, 1961- -- Drama
Ballet dancers -- China -- Drama
Defectors -- China -- Drama
Add Author Greenwood, Bruce, 1956- actor
Cao, Chi, actor
Chen, Joan, 1961- actor
MacLachlan, Kyle, 1959- actor
Schull, Amanda, 1978- actor
Bao, Wang Shuang, actor
Guo, Chengwu, actor
Young, Aden, actor
Eastoe, Madeleine, actor
Vergotis, Camilla, actor
Hackforth-Jones, Penne, actor
Thompson, Jack, 1940- actor
Sardi, Jan, screenwriter
Scott, Jane, 1945- producer
Beresford, Bruce, director
Li, Cunxin, 1961- Mao's last dancer
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Great Scott (Firm)
ISBN/ISSN 024543738220
024543747598
024543738213
Music # 2274759