Life on a String (1992)

Life on a String
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr
Genres Drama
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Pei Xiaonan Editor n/a 172 7000001
Shao Ruigang Art Director n/a 183 9000001
Gu Changwei Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Cheng Jie Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Zhang Jinzhan Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Michael Bohme Supervisor Berlin supervisor 120845 11000001
Klavs Zimmermann Supervisor Berlin supervisor 120845 11000002
Chang Hsien Chen Assistant producer assistant(Berlin) 120820 25000003
Rebecca Jeffrey Assistant producer assistant(London) 120820 25000002
Andrew Joseph Assistant producer assistant(Beijing) 120820 25000001
Tao Jing Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Xu Xiaoqing Production Manager n/a 305 5000002
Yang Kebing Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Zhang Zhenguan Actor n/a 1 1000005
Yao Jingou Actor n/a 1 1000006
Ma Ling Actor Noodleshop Owner's Wife 1 1000004
Qing Xu Actor Lanxiu 1 1000003
Huang Lei Actor Shitou 1 1000002
Chen Kaige Director n/a 2 2000001
Donald K Ranvaud Producer n/a 3 3000001
Chen Kaige Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Hong Huang Associate Producer n/a 171 3000004
Karl Baumgartner Co-Producer executive co-producer 170 3000003
Cai Rubin Co-Producer executive co-producer 170 3000002
Liu Zhongyuan Actor The Saint 1 1000001
Synopsis
A tale with underlying social messages about a blind storyteller who travels the countryside with his young blind apprentice and the musical instrument which he believes holds great power. Along the way, the two meet a girl who falls in love with the apprentice and changes their plans.