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Zhang, Yimou

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Ying xiong = Hero by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

187 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 2,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the First Emperor of China, who is on the brink of winning a war-torn land during the dawn of the Qin dynasty over 2,000 years ago. Three opponents are determined to kill the King, and one loyal subject stands in their way. Special features include a conversation with Quentin Tarantino and Jet Li, featurettes, storyboard, and more
Shi mian mai fu = House of Flying Daggers by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

112 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping she will lead them to her fellow assassins, two captains hatch a plan to capture and trick Mei, a beautiful dancer suspected of having ties to the House of flying Daggers, a powerful revolutionary faction. From there begins a long trail of dangerous encounters, impossible love triangles and plot twists, in which people are rarely as they seem. With some of the most beautiful martial arts scenes ever filmed, this is a visual masterpiece
Raise the red lantern = Da hong deng long gao gao gua by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

146 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A college student leaves school to become the fourth wife of a wealthy, powerful aristocrat. Her presence occasions a series of bitter jealousies and disputes with the three other wives
Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

48 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China, Later Tang Dynasty, 10th Century. On the eve of the Chong Yang Festival, golden flowers fill the Imperial Palace. The Emperor returns unexpectedly with his second son, Prince Jai. His pretext is to celebrate the holiday with his family, but given the chilled relations between the Emperor and the ailing Empress, this seems disingenuous. For many years, the Empress and Crown Prince Wan, her stepson, have had an illicit liaison. Feeling trapped, Prince Wan dreams of escaping the palace with his secret love Chan, the Imperial Doctor's daughter. Meanwhile, faithful son Prince Jai, grows worried over the Empress's health and her obsession with golden chrysanthemums. The Emperor harbors equally clandestine plans and the Imperial Doctor is the only one privy to his machinations. When the Emperor senses a looming threat, he relocates the doctor's family from the Palace to a remote area. They are attacked by mysterious assassins and Chan and her mother are forced back to the palace. Their return sets off a tumultuous sequence of dark surprises. Amid the glamour and grandeur of the festival, ugly secrets are revealed. As the Imperial Family continues its elaborate charade in a palatial setting, thousands of golden armored warriors charge the palace
To live = Huo zhe by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

82 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This superb drama follows the lives of one family -weak but adaptable Fungui (You), his wife (Li), and their young daughter and son - spanning pre-revolutionary China in the 1940's through the Cultural Revolution in the 1960's. Shows ordinary people reacting to terrifying conditions with extraordinary performances and evocative imagery
The road home by Heart (Musical group)( Visual )

81 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prompted by the death of his father and the grief of his mother, a man recalls in flashback the story of how they met
Judou = Ju Dou by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

99 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1920s China, a young woman is forced into marriage and is then abused by her elderly husband. Her suffering attracts the sympathy of her husband's younger, kinder nephew, and the two begin a secret affair that could lead to tragic consequences
Yi ge du bu neng shao by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

75 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the crushing poverty of rural China, a young woman is ordered to a remote village to be their substitute teacher. Barely older than her students, the shy girl is charged with keeping the class intact for one month or she won't be paid. Faced with overwhelming family debt, her biggest little troublemaker disappears into the city to find work. The stubborn teacher is determined to follow the boy and bring him back to school
The story of Qiu Ju = Qiuju da guan si by Yuanbin Chen( Visual )

66 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small Chinese village a farmer (Qing Lai) and his chief quarrel over land. When Qing Lai is injured by the chief, who kicks him in the groin, Qing's wife Qiu Ju begins a quixotic odyssey that takes her from her small village to the provincial capital. She is relentless in her one-woman crusade to wreak a simple justice from the proud Chief ... she wants him to apologize
Jinling shi san chai = The flowers of war by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

42 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dangerous streets of Nanjing throw together a group of opposites, a flock of shell-shocked schoolchildren, a dozen seductive courtesans, and a renegade American posing as a priest to save his own skin, or so he thinks, all seeking safety behind a walled cathedral. Trapped by marauding soldiers, over the next few days the prejudices and divides between them will fall away as they unite around a last ditch plan to protect the children from impending catastrophe
Hong gao liang = Red sorghum by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

86 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Sino-Japanese war in the barren wilderness of Northern China, it's the simple story of how an offscreen narrator's grandparents came to meet and fall in love
Qian li zou dan qi by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

53 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takata is an aging Japanese fisherman who has been estranged from his son for many years. When the son is diagnosed with terminal cancer his daughter-in-law, Rie, summons him to the hospital. When his son refuses to see him, Rie gives him a videotape about the work his son was doing on a documentary film in a remote region of China's Yunnan province. Still troubled by the relationship, Takata decides to go to China and complete his son's work in part to develop an understanding of his son, and in part to do something for him. Once in China a series of obstacles and relationships bring him unexpectedly closer to both an understanding of himself and of his son
Yao a yao, yao dao wai po qiao = Shanghai triad by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

70 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'adolescente Tang Suisheng arriva a Shanghai per entrare nella triade legata alla famiglia Tang e viene messo al servizio di Xiao Jinbao, cantante di cabaret tanto bella quanto cinica e da dieci anni amante del capo di famiglia. Insieme si nasconderanno su un'isola per permettere al boss di riprendersi dopo un attentato, ma in realtà per consentirgli di smascherare chi l'ha tradito. (Mereghetti)
The Great Wall by Matt Damon( Visual )

8 editions published in 2017 in English and German and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures
Xing fu shi guang = Happy times by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

55 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Chinese and English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unemployed factory worker poses as a wealthy manager of a ono-existent hotel hoping to wed a divorcée that has caught his eye. He instead finds himself the guardian of the woman's blind stepdaughter
Gui lai = Coming home by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

17 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in Chinese and English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years as a political prisoner in a labor camp during China's Cultural Revolution, Lu returns to his devoted wife Feng, only to discover she has amnesia and is unable to recognize him
San qiang pai an jing qi by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Chinese and German and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an older, abusive husband discovers his younger wife is having an affair, he devises a scheme to murder her. This sets off a series of revengeful activities
Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & company by Sarah Moon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in French and English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour célébrer les cent ans du cinéma, on a demandé à 40 réalisateurs et réalisatrices reconnus mondialement de se servir de la caméra originale des frères Lumière et de réaliser un film d'une durée de 52 secondes
The first emperor by Dun Tan( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first emperor is an epic story of love, power and betrayal. The story centers on the Emperor Qin, the first emperor of China, a controversial and brutal ruler best known for unifying the country, building the Great Wall, and creating a vast army of terra cotta soldiers to guard his tomb
Turandot : in the Forbidden City of Beijing by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Italian and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Peking, Princess Turandot will become the bride of the royal suitor who can successfully answer three riddles. Unsuccessful suitors lose not only the hand of the princess, but their heads as well
 
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Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia
Alternative Names
Čang I-mou

Čang, I-mou 1951-

Chan, Imo

Chang, I-mou

Chang, I-mou 1950-

Chang, I-mou 1951-

Cheung Aau Mau 1951-....

Chō, Geibō

Cho, Geibo 1950-

Csang Ji-mou

Diŏng Ngiê-mèu

Guoshi 1951-

Laomouzi 1951-

Mou, Zhang Yi

Mou, Zhang Yi 1951-

Tiuⁿ Gē-bô͘

Trương Nghệ Mưu

Yimou, Zhang

Yimou, Zhang 1950-

Yimou, Zhang 1951-

Zhang, Yi-Mou.

Zhang, Yi-Mou 1950-

Zhang Yi mou 1951-....

Zhang, Yimou

Zhang, Yimou 1950-

Zhang, Yimou 1951-

Zhang Yimou Chinees filmregisseur

Zhang Yimou Chinese actor, film director, screenwriter and film producer

Zhang Yimou Chinesischer Schauspieler, Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Zhang Yimou chiński reżyser filmowy, scenarzysta, operator i producent

Zhang Yimou director de cine chino

Zhang Yimou réalisateur chinois

Zhāng Yìmóu regista cinese

Τζανγκ Γι Μόου

Чжан Имоу

Чжан Імоу

Џанг Јимоу

ג'אנג יי-מו

زانج ييمو

ژانگ ییمو بازیگر و کارگردان چینی

ഴാങ് യിമോ

จาง อี้โหมว

장예모 1950-

장예모 1951-

장이머우

チャン, イーモウ

チョウ, ゲイボウ 1950-

國師 1951-

張, 藝謀

张, 艺谋 1950-

张, 艺谋 1951-...

張藝謀

張藝謀 1950-

张藝謀 1951-

老謀子 1951-

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Shi mian mai fu = House of Flying DaggersMan cheng jin dai huang jin jiaYao a yao, yao dao wai po qiao = Shanghai triadLumière et compagnie = Lumière & companyRepresentation of the cultural revolution in Chinese films by the Fifth Generation filmmakers : Zhang Yimou, Chen Kaige, and Tian ZhuangzhuangOut of Asia : the films of Akira Kurosawa, Satyajit Ray, Abbas Kiarostami, and Zhang Yimou : essays and interviewsOut of Asia : the films of Akira Kurosawa, Satyajit Ray, Abbas Kiraostami [sic], and Zhang Yimou : essays and interviews