Life on a string [videorecording] / a film by Chen Kaige ; Don Ranvaud presents a Serene production ; with Pandora Film, Beijing Film Studio, and China Film Co-production Corporation in association with Film Four International ... [et al.]
DVDs | Kino on Video | c2001 | Letterboxed version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD L WORLD (CHINESE))
New York : Kino on Video, c2001.
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
In Mandarin Chinese, with English subtitles.
Liu Zhongyuan, Huang Lei, Xu Qing.
Director/screenplay, Chen Kaige ; co-producer, Hung Huang ; director of photography, Gu Changwei ; editor, Pei Xinonan ; music, Qu Xino Song ; vocalist, Wang Di.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
From a short story by Shi Tiesheng.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Story of a saintly blind man who as a boy was promised the restoration of his sight if he devoted his life to music. He and a young blind disciple travel the countryside seeking enlightenment and inspiring people with their singing and banjo playing.
Chinese title: Bian zou bian chang.
K233 Kino International