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Author: James LassiterWill SmithTeddy ZeeAlice WuJoan ChenAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2005] ©2005
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wilhelmina is a Chinese-American lesbian and a young surgeon who has kept her sexual orientation secret from her conservative Chinese community in New York. But when her widowed mother becomes pregnant and is kicked out by her own parents, Wil suddenly has to juggle her mother's secrets with her own.
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Genre/Form: Romantic comedy films
DVD-Video discs
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy films
Drama
Fiction films
Romance films
Comedy
Romance
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: James Lassiter; Will Smith; Teddy Zee; Alice Wu; Joan Chen; Michelle Krusiec; Lynn Chen; Harlan Bosmajian; Anton Sanko; Sony Pictures Classics (Firm),; Destination Films,; Overbrook Films,; Forensic Films (Firm),; GreeneStreet Films,; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm),
ISBN: 1404949674 9781404949676
OCLC Number: 61251206
Language Note: In English and dubbed French, with optional English or French subtitles. Closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
"Mastered in high definition"--Container.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Special features: optional commentary with director Alice Wu; deleted scenes with optional commentary (4 min.); "Behind the scenes" making-of featurette (8 min), "Sundance diary" documentary of film's screening at Sundance film festival (12 min.).
Credits: Director of photography, Harlan Bosmajian ; editors, Susan Graef, Sabine Hoffman ; music, Anton Sanko.
Cast: Joan Chen, Michelle Krusiec, Lynn Chen.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for some sexuality and language.
Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 or Dolby surround.
Other Titles: Saving face (Motion picture : 2004)
Saving face (Motion picture : 2004).
Saving face (Motion picture : 2004).
Responsibility: Sony Pictures Classics ; Destination Films presents ; an Overbrook Films production ; in association with Forensic Films, GreeneStreet Films ; produced by James Lassiter, Will Smith, Teddy Zee ; written and directed by Alice Wu.
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Wilhelmina is a Chinese-American lesbian and a young surgeon who has kept her sexual orientation secret from her conservative Chinese community in New York. But when her widowed mother becomes pregnant and is kicked out by her own parents, Wil suddenly has to juggle her mother's secrets with her own.

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