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Mao's last dancer [videorecording (DVD)].

Contributor(s): Beresford, Bruce | Sardi, Jan | Cao, Chi | Chen, Joan, 1961- | MacLachlan, Kyle, 1959- | Greenwood, Bruce, 1956- | Scott, Jane | Li, Cunxin, 1961- | Beresford, Bruce, 1940- | Li, Cunxin, 1961-. Mao's last dancer | Roadshow Entertainment (Firm).
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [Pyrmont, N.S.W.] : Roadshow Entertainment [distributor], c2010Edition: Widescreen, Letterbox [version].Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 113 mins.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscUniform titles: Mao's last dancer (Motion picture) Subject(s): Li, Cunxin, 1961- -- Biography -- Drama | Li, Cunxin, 1961- | Li, Cunxin, 1961- -- Drama | Beijing wu dao xue yuan -- Drama | Houston Ballet -- Drama | Australian Ballet -- Drama | Ballet dancers -- China -- Biography | Defectors -- China -- Biography | Dancers -- China -- Biography | DVD-Video discs | Ballet dancers -- China -- Biography -- Drama | Defectors -- China -- Biography -- Drama | Ballet dancers -- Drama | Foreign language films -- ChineseGenre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Feature films. | Video recordings for people with visual disabilities. | Biographical films. | DVD -- Film. | DVD -- Childrens. | Motion pictures -- Drama -- dvd. | Feature films -- 2010.
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Includes bonus features: behind the scenes - the making of, photo gallery, deleted scenes, theatrical trailer.
Production Credits: Directed by Bruce Beresford ; screenplay by Jan Sardi.
Cast: Chi Cao, Joan Chen, Kyle MacLachlan, Bruce Greenwood.Summary: Drama based on the autobiography by Li Cunxin. At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao's cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange to Texas, he fell in love with an American woman. Two years later, he managed to defect and went on to perform as a principal dancer for the Houston Ballet and as a principal artist with the Australian Ballet.
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Based on the autobiography "Mao's last dancer" by Li Cunxin.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.

Includes bonus features: behind the scenes - the making of, photo gallery, deleted scenes, theatrical trailer.

Directed by Bruce Beresford ; screenplay by Jan Sardi.

Chi Cao, Joan Chen, Kyle MacLachlan, Bruce Greenwood.

Drama based on the autobiography by Li Cunxin. At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao's cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange to Texas, he fell in love with an American woman. Two years later, he managed to defect and went on to perform as a principal dancer for the Houston Ballet and as a principal artist with the Australian Ballet.

Rated PG: Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers. NOTE: Contains coarse language.

PG. Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers. NOTE: Contains coarse language.

Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers. Note contains coarse language.

Classification: PG; Consumer Advice: Infrequent mild violence and coarse language. Australia. Classification Board.

Rated PG: Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers. Contains coarse language.

Rating: PG.

Region 4 ; PAL.

DVD; Region 4; PAL.

DVD ; PAL ; Region 4

In English and Mandarin with English subtitles. English captions and audio description (feature only).

In English with optional soundtrack in Mandarin. English subtitles. Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired. Descriptive audio for the sight impaired.

Rating: PG - Parental Guidance recommended for Younger Viewers. Contains Coarse Language.

Stars: Bruce Greenwood, Kyle MacLachlan, Joan Chen, Chi Cao, Amanda Schull, Wang Shuang Bao, Chengwu Guo, Aden Young, Madeleine Eastoe, Camilla Vergotis, Penne Hackforth-Jones, Jack Thompson

Based on the autobiography "Mao's last dancer" by Li Cunxin. Screenplay by Jan Sardi. Directed by Bruce Beresford.

Bonus Features: Behind the Scenes - the Making of -- Photo Gallery -- Deleted Scenes -- Theatrical Trailer.

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