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Red River Valley = Hong he gu [videorecording] / Shanghai Film Studio ; producer, Zhu Yongde ; screenplay, Feng Xiaoning ; director, Feng Xiaoning.

Ning, Jing (Added Author). Shao, Bing. (Added Author). Duobuji (Added Author). Ying, Zhen. (Added Author). Love, Nicholas. (Added Author). Feng, Xiaoning, 1954- (Added Author). Zhu, Yongde. (Added Author). Fleming, Peter, 1907-1971 Bayonets to Lhasa. (Added Author). Shanghai dian ying zhi pian chang (Added Author). China Century Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Knight Mediacom International (Firm) (Added Author). Ning Jing, Shao Bing, Duobuji, Ying Zhen, Paul H. Neuman, Nicholas Love. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Shows the human side of victims and participants of the British invasion of Tibet in 1904. A young Chinese girl escapes from a religious sacrifice and is taken in by an old Tibetan woman and her herdsman son. They rescue two British men from the aftermath of an avalanche and take them to the region's ruler and his proud daughter to determine the foreigners' fate. One Brit remains in the valley to recover and is pleasantly overwhelmed by the Tibetans' kindness and innocence. After leaving the valley, he returns with an imperialistic commander and countrymen to invade and massacre the innocent.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC RED (Text) 33892004242039 Adult DVDs DVD None 04/27/2005 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1565803817
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : China Century Entertainment ; [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released in 1996 as a Chinese motion picture.
Based on the book Bayonets to Lhasa by Peter Fleming.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Gao Ziyu, Zhang Guoqing, and Feng Xiaoning ; music, Jin Fuzai.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ning Jing, Shao Bing, Duobuji, Ying Zhen, Paul H. Neuman, Nicholas Love.
DVD introduced by David Buckley of China Century Entertainment.
Summary, etc.:
Shows the human side of victims and participants of the British invasion of Tibet in 1904. A young Chinese girl escapes from a religious sacrifice and is taken in by an old Tibetan woman and her herdsman son. They rescue two British men from the aftermath of an avalanche and take them to the region's ruler and his proud daughter to determine the foreigners' fate. One Brit remains in the valley to recover and is pleasantly overwhelmed by the Tibetans' kindness and innocence. After leaving the valley, he returns with an imperialistic commander and countrymen to invade and massacre the innocent.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
In Mandarin and some English with English subtitles.
Awards Note:
Best Picture and Best Director, Hundred Flower Awards (China); Excellent Picture, Excellent Director, and Excellent Filming Technology, Huabiao Awards (China); Best Music and Best Editing, Golden Rooster Awards.
Subject: Tibet Autonomous Region (China) > History > Drama.
War victims > China > Tibet Autonomous Region > Drama.
Great Britain. Army > Officers > Drama.
Feature films.
Motion pictures, Chinese
Historical films

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