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The Resource A thousand years of good prayers, Magnolia Pictures and Entertainment Farm present a Good Prayers production ; a Wayne Wang film ; produced by Yuke Kito ; Rich Gowan ; Wayne Wang ; written by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wanye Wang, (videorecording DVD)

A thousand years of good prayers, Magnolia Pictures and Entertainment Farm present a Good Prayers production ; a Wayne Wang film ; produced by Yuke Kito ; Rich Gowan ; Wayne Wang ; written by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wanye Wang, (videorecording DVD)

Label
A thousand years of good prayers
Title
A thousand years of good prayers
Statement of responsibility
Magnolia Pictures and Entertainment Farm present a Good Prayers production ; a Wayne Wang film ; produced by Yuke Kito ; Rich Gowan ; Wayne Wang ; written by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wanye Wang
Contributor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Awards note
Winner of the Golden Shell for Best Picture and Best Actor: Henry O, 2008, San Sebastian Film Festival.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated; contains some adult subject matter
Language note
English and Mandarin dialog; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Faye Yu, Henry O, Vida Ghahremani, Pasha Lychnkoff
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1971-
  • 1937-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wang, Wayne
  • Yu, Faye
  • O, Henry
  • Ghahremani, Vida
  • Li, Yiyun
  • Magnolia Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
83
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and daughters
  • China
  • Generations
  • Divorced women
  • Culture conflict
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A thousand years of good prayers, Magnolia Pictures and Entertainment Farm present a Good Prayers production ; a Wayne Wang film ; produced by Yuke Kito ; Rich Gowan ; Wayne Wang ; written by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wanye Wang, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • Based on a short story by Yiyun Li
  • Special features: Interview with Yiyun Li and Henry O; photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 83 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964001878
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
10187
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn317987435
  • (OCoLC)317987435
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2.0 ; NTSC, region1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A thousand years of good prayers, Magnolia Pictures and Entertainment Farm present a Good Prayers production ; a Wayne Wang film ; produced by Yuke Kito ; Rich Gowan ; Wayne Wang ; written by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wanye Wang, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • Based on a short story by Yiyun Li
  • Special features: Interview with Yiyun Li and Henry O; photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 83 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964001878
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
10187
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn317987435
  • (OCoLC)317987435
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2.0 ; NTSC, region1
Video recording format
DVD

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