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Title The road home [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia presents GuangXi Film Studio ; producer, Zhao Yu ; screenplay writer, Bao Shi ; director, Zhang Yimou.

Publication Info. Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Classics : distributed by Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2001]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL DVD - DKLY-12  DVD ROA    DUE 02-05-21
Description 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Note Title from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999.
Based on the novel "Remembrance" by Bao Shi.
Special features: widescreen and full screen presentations; theatrical trailers; filmographies; interactive menus; scene selection.
Credits Cinematographer, Hou Yong ; art director, Cao Juiping ; editor, Zhai Ru ; music, San Bao ; costume designer, Tong Huamiao.
Cast Zhang Ziyi, Sun Hongiei, Zheng Hao, Zhao Yulian.
Summary As a son helps his mother arrange for the burial of his father in the traditional Chinese custom of his mother's village, the beautiful and touching story of his parent's courtship unfolds. His father was from the city and came to his mother's village to become the schoolmaster. In the days of arranged marriages, the son discovers that his parents marriage was the first marriage based on love.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
Form Also issued on VHS.
System Details DVD, Dolby digital 5.1, digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video.
Awards Sundance Film Festival: 2001, Audience Award World Cinema (Yimou Zhang)
Berlin International Film Festival: 2000, Prize of the Ecumenical Jury Competition (Yimou Zhang); Silver Berlin Bear - Jury Grand Prix (Yimou Zhang)
Language Mandarin or French dialogue, English or French subtitles.
Subject Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Elementary school teachers -- China -- Drama.
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Drama.
Foreign films -- China.
Chinese language materials.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Video recordings.
Foreign films.
Local Subject Digital video collection.
Drama films.
Added Author Yu, Zhao.
Shi, Bao. Remembrance.
Zhang, Yimou.
Ziyi, Zhang.
Hongiei, Sun.
Hao, Zheng.
Yulian, Zhao.
Hou, Yong, 1960-
Juiping, Cao.
Ru, Zhai.
Bao, San.
Huamiao, Tong.
Zhang, Ziyi, 1979-
Sun, Honglei.
Zheng, Hao.
Zhao, Yulian.
Zhang, Ziyi.
Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia (Firm)
Guangxi dian ying zhi pian chang.
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Wo de fu qin mu qin
ISBN 0767863526
Standard No. 043396061712
Music No. 06171 Sony Pictures Classics

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