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The Resource Shadow magic, Sony Pictures Classics, C&A Productions in association with Beijing Film Studio and China Film Co. Productions Corp., Taiwan Central Motion Picture Corporation, Post Production Playground and Schulburg Productions with the approval of Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH presents a film by Ann Hu ; producer, Ann Hu ; screenplay writers, Huang Dan, Tang Louyi, Kate Raisz, Rob McAndrew, Ann Hu ; director, Ann Hu, (videorecording)

Shadow magic, Sony Pictures Classics, C&A Productions in association with Beijing Film Studio and China Film Co. Productions Corp., Taiwan Central Motion Picture Corporation, Post Production Playground and Schulburg Productions with the approval of Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH presents a film by Ann Hu ; producer, Ann Hu ; screenplay writers, Huang Dan, Tang Louyi, Kate Raisz, Rob McAndrew, Ann Hu ; director, Ann Hu, (videorecording)

Label
Shadow magic
Title
Shadow magic
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics, C&A Productions in association with Beijing Film Studio and China Film Co. Productions Corp., Taiwan Central Motion Picture Corporation, Post Production Playground and Schulburg Productions with the approval of Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH presents a film by Ann Hu ; producer, Ann Hu ; screenplay writers, Huang Dan, Tang Louyi, Kate Raisz, Rob McAndrew, Ann Hu ; director, Ann Hu
Title variation
Xi yang jing
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chieng
  • frespa
  • chi
Summary
Based on a true story about a Chinese photographer and an Englishman who arrives with "moving pictures". Liu unintentionally defies his families traditions to help bridge the gap between Chinese culture and the inventions and western technologies. In order to better his standing in society, so he can marry the woman he loves, Liu must decide if he wants to risk everything to help bring the motion picture industry to China
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Nancy Schrieber ; editors, Keith Reamer, John Gilroy ; music, Zhang Lida ; costume designer, Huang Baorong ; production designer, Wang Jixian
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Mandarin and English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Jared Harris, Xia Yu, Liu Peiqi, Lu Liping, Li Yusheng, Tang Qingzhuo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hu, Ann
  • Huang, Dan
  • Tang, Louyi
  • Raisz, Kate
  • McAndrew, Rob
  • Harris, Jared
  • Yu, Xia
  • Peiqi, Liu
  • Liping, Lu
  • Yusheng, Li
  • Qingzhuo, Tang
  • Schreiber, Nancy
  • Reamer, Keith
  • Gilroy, John
  • Lida, Zhang
  • Baorong, Huang
  • Jixian, Wang
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • C & A Productions (Firm)
  • Beijing dian ying zhi pian chang
  • Zhong yang dian ying shi ye gu fen you xian gong si
  • Post Production Playground (Firm)
  • Schulburg Productions (Firm)
  • Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture industry
  • Foreign films
  • China
  • Motion picture industry
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Shadow magic, Sony Pictures Classics, C&A Productions in association with Beijing Film Studio and China Film Co. Productions Corp., Taiwan Central Motion Picture Corporation, Post Production Playground and Schulburg Productions with the approval of Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH presents a film by Ann Hu ; producer, Ann Hu ; screenplay writers, Huang Dan, Tang Louyi, Kate Raisz, Rob McAndrew, Ann Hu ; director, Ann Hu, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: director's commentary; theatrical trailers; filmographies; interactive menus; scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm47862245
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9780767863254
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396061545
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
06154
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 604150
  • 558919
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Shadow magic, Sony Pictures Classics, C&A Productions in association with Beijing Film Studio and China Film Co. Productions Corp., Taiwan Central Motion Picture Corporation, Post Production Playground and Schulburg Productions with the approval of Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH presents a film by Ann Hu ; producer, Ann Hu ; screenplay writers, Huang Dan, Tang Louyi, Kate Raisz, Rob McAndrew, Ann Hu ; director, Ann Hu, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: director's commentary; theatrical trailers; filmographies; interactive menus; scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm47862245
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9780767863254
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396061545
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
06154
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 604150
  • 558919
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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