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Zhang, Yimou

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Ying xiong Hero ( Visual )
40 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Chinese and English and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With supernatural skill and no fear a nameless soldier embarks on a mission of revenge against the fearsome army that massacred his people. Now, to achieve the justice he seeks, he must take on the empire's most ruthless assassins and reach the enemy he has sworn to defeat
Shi mian mai fu House of Flying Daggers by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
54 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hoping she will lead them to her fellow assassins, two captains (Takeshi Kaneshiro & Andy Lau) hatch a plan to capture and trick Mei (Ziyi Zhang), 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 and a feast for the senses
Raise the red lantern Da hong deng long gao gao gua by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
105 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,673 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
Huo zhe by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tras abandonar su casa y a su familia por deudas de juego, un hombre rehace su vida como titiritero hasta que es arrastrado por la revolución de Mao. Cuando consigue volver con su mujer y sus hijos todo habrá cambiado
Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia Curse of the golden flower by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 1,254 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
The road home by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his father dies, Luo Yusheng returns from the city to his childhood village where his father was the much-revered local teacher. But what begins as a short trip to bury his father becomes much more when he learns that his mother wants a traditional burial for her beloved husband. As Yusheng enlists the men needed to fulfill her wishes, the story of his paretn's love affair unfolds
Yi ge du bu neng shao by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,055 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 )
24 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 905 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
Hong gao liang Red sorghum by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in Chinese and English and held by 768 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
Yao a yao, yao dao wai po qiao Shanghai triad by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tang es jefe de la banda que domina la ciudad, controla el mercado del opio y los círculos de prostitución. Haciendo uso de su poder ha adquirido para su disfrute los servicios de Joya, la más hermosa cantante y prostituta. Nuevos aires políticos hacen que el número dos de la organización intente tomar el control. Su plan empieza por persuadir a Joya para que se alíe con él . Ella se convierte, secretamente, en su amante y juntos deciden preparar una trampa a Tang, pero su complot es descubierto
Jinling shi san chai by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Chinese and English and held by 680 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
Ju dou Ju Dou by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The abused wife of a sadistic Chinese mill owner and his overworked nephew fall in love. Only murder could free the lovers from the mill owner's tyranny- or could it?
Qian li zou dan qi ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takada 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, Takada 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
Xing fu shi guang Happy times by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Chinese and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an attempt to impress a portly divorcée that has caught his eye, an unemployed factory worker poses as the wealthy manager of a non-existent hotel. Hoping that his fabricated success will lead to holy matrimony, he instead finds himself the guardian of the woman's blind stepdaughter. Now, as the lies get more complicated and the deception more difficult to sustain, the sweet young blind girl and the crazy middle-aged man find themselves forming an emotional friendship that is as touching as it is unlikely
Hero by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
79 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 437 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
Judou Ju Dou ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in Chinese and held by 430 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
San qiang pai an jing qi by Yimou Zhang ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 338 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
The Turandot project by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the collaboration of conductor, Zubin Mehta and film director, Yimou Zhang in mounting the elaborate Florence production of Puccini's opera, Turandot. Shows how the Florence production was then brought to China and produced in an original Ming dynasty setting
Turandot in the Forbidden City of Beijing by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Italian and held by 245 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
Lumière et compagnie Lumière & company ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To commemorate the Centennial of the Lumière Brothers' first motion picture, leading international filmmakers created their own one minute Lumière Film, using the restored original camera
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Alternative Names
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-
Mou, Zhang Yi
Mou, Zhang Yi, 1951-
Yimou, Zhang
Yimou, Zhang 1950-
Yimou, Zhang, 1951-
Zhang, Yi-Mou.
Zhang, Yi-Mou 1950-
Zhang, Yi Mou, 1951-
Zhang, Yimou
Zhang Yimou 1950-
チャン, イーモウ
チョウ, ゲイボウ, 1950-
張, 芸謀
张, 艺谋 1950-
张, 艺谋, 1951-....
張藝謀 1950-
张艺谋, 1951-