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Uniform Title Huo zhe
Title To live / a film by Zhang Yimou
Published Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Entertainment, 2003


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  791.4372 Zha/Tli  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (133 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary In a smoky gambling den in 1940's China, a drunken young man runs through his family's fortune, losing their ancestral home and all their possessions. This staggering loss proves to be their salvation, and the first step in an odyssey of survival that will take them through war and revolution love and loss, tragedy ... and triumph
Notes Widescreen
DVD ; region 1 ; NTSC ; Dolby digital stereo surround ; 1.85:1 widescreen presentation enhanced for 16:9 televisions
No rating given
In Mandarin Chinese; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned in English
Winner, Grand Jury Prize, 1994 Cannes Film Festival ; winner, Best Actor (Ge You), 1994 Cannes Film Festival ; winner, Best Film Not in the English Language, BAFTA Awards, 1995
Available to Deakin University staff and students only
Subject Foreign films.
China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949 -- Drama.
China -- History -- 1949- -- Drama.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Author Zhang, Yimou.
Gong, Li, 1965-
Hua, Yu, 1930-