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The worlds of Mei Lanfang = 梅蘭芳的世界 /
The worlds of Mei Lanfang

Author: A film by Meijuin Chen. ; ; Mei-Juin ChenLisa MuskatJian ShiBronwyn BarkanAll authors
Publisher: Ho-ho-kus, NJ : Lotus Film Productions, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Examines the life and legacy of Mei Lanfang. Featuring rare footage from Mei Lanfang's performance in the first Chinese color film, to scenes of his performance in Moscow shot by Eisenstein, to his Broadway appearances in the 1920s, this documentary offers a look at a leading cultural figure of China.
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Biography
Documentaries and factual films and video
Named Person: Lanfang Mei; Lanfang Mei; Lanfang Mei
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: A film by Meijuin Chen. ; ; Mei-Juin Chen; Lisa Muskat; Jian Shi; Bronwyn Barkan; Ross Blaufarb; Lanfang Mei; Syou-Ling Fu; Daxing Zhang; Jean-Pierre Bédoyan; Alan Chow; Shaowu Mei; Blue Moon Productions.; Lotus Film Group.
OCLC Number: 48439262
Language Note: English narration; English and Chinese dialogue with English subtitles.
Notes: Videocassette release of a 2000 motion picture.
Credits: Photography, Christian Iseli and David Shao ; editing, Mei-Juin Chen ; music, Jean-Pierre Bedoyan ; narrators, Syou-Ling Fu, Daxing Chang.
Performer(s): Featuring Alan Chow, Lu Wenchin, Mei Shaowu, Wen Ruhua, Song Xiaochuan, Gold Star ; narrators, Syou-Ling Fu and Daxing Chang ; performances, Mei Lanfang Opera Company, Peking Opera Academy of China, Beijing Modern Dance Ensemble.
Description: 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Blue Moon Productions presents a Lotus Film production ; produced by Lisa Muskat, Shi Jian ; directed by Mei-Juin Chen ; written by Bronwyn Barkan, Ross Blaufarb, Mei-Juin Chen.

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Examines the life and legacy of Mei Lanfang. Featuring rare footage from Mei Lanfang's performance in the first Chinese color film, to scenes of his performance in Moscow shot by Eisenstein, to his Broadway appearances in the 1920s, this documentary offers a look at a leading cultural figure of China.

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