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A thousand years of good prayers

Author: Yukie KitoRichard M CowanYiyun LiWayne WangFaye YuAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2009]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Chinese man who travels to America to see his divorced daughter remarry cannot complete his journey when he realizes a generational and geographical divide has developed between them.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
History
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Yukie Kito; Richard M Cowan; Yiyun Li; Wayne Wang; Faye Yu; Henry O; Vida Ghahremani; Pasha D Lychnikoff; Magnolia Pictures (Firm); Entertainment Farm (Firm); Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 317987435
Language Note: English and Mandarin dialog with English subtitles; optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
Special features: Interviews with Yiyun Li and Henry O; photo gallery.
Credits: Music, Lesley Barber ; editing, Deirdre Slevin ; cinematography, Patrick Lindenmaier.
Cast: Faye Yu, Henry O, Vida Ghahremani, Pasha Lychnikoff.
Awards: Winner of the Golden Shell for Best Picture and Best Actor: Henry O, 2008, San Sebastian Film Festival.
Target Audience: Not rated; contains some adult subject matter.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 83 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2.0 ; NTSC, region 1.
Responsibility: Magnolia Pictures and Entertainment Farm present a Good Prayers production ; a Wayne Wang film ; produced by Yukie Kito, Rich Cowan, Wayne Wang ; written by Yiyun Li ; based on a short story by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wayne Wang.

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A Chinese man who travels to America to see his divorced daughter remarry cannot complete his journey when he realizes a generational and geographical divide has developed between them.

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