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Curse of the Golden Flower Review

Curse of the Golden Flower is a stunning Chinese epic drama from director Zhang Yimou. The 2006 film is set during the Tang Dynasty of Ancient China and follows the epic tale of the ruling family. 474 more words

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Re-watching old gems

Last week I watched a plethora of films, including some (what I consider to be) old gems. It’s been a while since Ive had such a film session, and getting back to the basics of just watching and enjoying was rather special. 1,068 more words

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China's Zhang Yimou Sues Former Partner

HONG KONG – Top Chinese director Zhang Yimou is suing his former business partner Zhang Weiping to recover $2.43 million (RMB15 million).

According to China’s official news agency Xinhua, the case was presented this week in the Beijing Dongcheng District People’s Court, and relates back to 2009 film “A Simple Noodle Story.” 151 more words

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The Road Home/我的父亲母亲/Wǒ de Fùqin Mǔqin - 2000 Chinese Film Review

by Ruby Gege, who is officially addicted to Zhang Yimou’s films

I have to say, amongst Mr Zhang’s many works, The Road Home, which I watched not more than three days ago, is my favourite. 1,214 more words

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