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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.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Classics : Distributed by Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2001].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    C ROA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2000.
Based on the novel "Remembrance" by Bao Shi.
Title from container.
Special features: theatrical trailers ; filmographies.
Credits Cinematographer, Hou Yong ; art director, Cao Juiping ; editor, Zhai Ru ; music, San Bao ; costume designer, Tong Huamiao.
Cast Zhang Ziyi, Sun Honglei, 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.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Mandarin or dubbed French dialogue, optional English or French subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Elementary school teachers -- China -- Drama.
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Motion pictures, Chinese.
Added Author Zhao, Yu, 1958-
Zhang, Yimou.
Zhang, Ziyi, 1979-
章子怡, 1979-
Sun, Honglei.
Zheng, Hao.
Zhao, Yulian.
Hou, Yong, 1960-
Juiping, Cao.
Ru, Zhai.
Bao, San.
Huamiao, Tong.
Shi, Bao. Remembrance.
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
Other Title 我的父親母親
ISBN 0767863526
Standard No. 043396061712
Music No. 06171 Sony Pictures Classics

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