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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 ; based on a short story by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wanye Wang, (videorecording)

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 ; based on a short story by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wanye Wang, (videorecording)

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 ; based on a short story by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wanye Wang
Creator
Contributor
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Thousand years of good prayers (2007)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Not rated; contains some adult subject matter
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
English dialog; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.T46 2009
PerformerNote
Faye Yu, Henry O, Vida Ghahremani, Pasha Lychnkoff
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1949-
  • 1937-
  • 1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Li, Yiyun
  • Wang, Wayne
  • Yu, Faye
  • O, Henry
  • Ghahremani, Vida
  • Lychnikoff, Pasha D.
  • Magnolia Pictures (Firm)
  • Entertainment Farm (Firm)
  • Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
83
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Generations
  • Divorced women
  • Culture conflict
  • China
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 ; based on a short story by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wanye Wang, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • Special features: Interview with Yiyun Li and Henry O; photo gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 83 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964001878
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
10187
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn317987435
  • 5293746
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital 51. and 2.0
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 ; based on a short story by Yiyun Li ; directed by Wanye Wang, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • Special features: Interview with Yiyun Li and Henry O; photo gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 83 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964001878
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
10187
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn317987435
  • 5293746
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital 51. and 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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