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The Resource Flowers of Shanghai, producers, Teng-Kuei Yang, Shozo Ichiyama ; writer, T'ien-wen Chu ; directed by Hsiao-Hsien Hou, (videorecording)

Flowers of Shanghai, producers, Teng-Kuei Yang, Shozo Ichiyama ; writer, T'ien-wen Chu ; directed by Hsiao-Hsien Hou, (videorecording)

Label
Flowers of Shanghai
Title
Flowers of Shanghai
Statement of responsibility
producers, Teng-Kuei Yang, Shozo Ichiyama ; writer, T'ien-wen Chu ; directed by Hsiao-Hsien Hou
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • chi
  • chi
Summary
In four late nineteenth-century Shanghai "flower houses", courtesans live confined to opulent splendor, but are forced to work to buy back their freedom, and romantic intrigue, jealousies and tensions roil around their assignations
Member of
Has edition
Cataloging source
SDG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Hai shang hua (Motion picture)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Unrated
Language note
In Shanghainese and Cantonese with English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H35 2021
PerformerNote
Tony Chiu Wai Leung, Michiko Hada, Michelle Monique Reis, Carina Lau Ka-ling, Jack Kao
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1962-
  • 1968-
  • 1970-
  • 1856-1894
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hou, Xiaoxian
  • Leung, Tony Chiu Wai
  • Hada, Michiko
  • Reis, Michelle Monique
  • Han, Bangqing
Runtime
113
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
1077
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Han, Bangqing
  • Han, Bangqing
  • Prostitutes
  • Brothels
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Brothels
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Prostitutes
  • China
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Flowers of Shanghai, producers, Teng-Kuei Yang, Shozo Ichiyama ; writer, T'ien-wen Chu ; directed by Hsiao-Hsien Hou, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Based on the novel by Bangqing Han
  • Dolby digital 5.1 surround, wide screen 1.85:1
  • Special Features: new introduction by critic Tony Rayns; new documentary "Beautified realism" by Daniel Raim and Eugene Suen on the making of the film, featuring behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with Lee, producer and editor Liao Ching-sung, production designer Hwarng Wern-ying, and sound recordist Tu Duu-chih; excerpts from a 2015 interview with Hou, recorded as part of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Oral History Projects; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9781681438344
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515258913
  • 00715515258913
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC3253D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1250030666
  • (OCoLC)on1250030666
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Flowers of Shanghai, producers, Teng-Kuei Yang, Shozo Ichiyama ; writer, T'ien-wen Chu ; directed by Hsiao-Hsien Hou, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Based on the novel by Bangqing Han
  • Dolby digital 5.1 surround, wide screen 1.85:1
  • Special Features: new introduction by critic Tony Rayns; new documentary "Beautified realism" by Daniel Raim and Eugene Suen on the making of the film, featuring behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with Lee, producer and editor Liao Ching-sung, production designer Hwarng Wern-ying, and sound recordist Tu Duu-chih; excerpts from a 2015 interview with Hou, recorded as part of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Oral History Projects; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9781681438344
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515258913
  • 00715515258913
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC3253D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1250030666
  • (OCoLC)on1250030666
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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