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
Liu Zhongyuan Actor The Saint 1 1000001
Huang Lei Actor Shitou 1 1000002
Qing Xu Actor Lanxiu 1 1000003
Ma Ling Actor Noodleshop Owner's Wife 1 1000004
Zhang Zhenguan Actor n/a 1 1000005
Yao Jingou Actor n/a 1 1000006
Chen Kaige Director n/a 2 2000001
Donald K Ranvaud Producer n/a 3 3000001
Cai Rubin Co-Producer executive co-producer 170 3000002
Karl Baumgartner Co-Producer executive co-producer 170 3000003
Hong Huang Associate Producer n/a 171 3000004
Chen Kaige Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Yang Kebing Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Xu Xiaoqing Production Manager n/a 305 5000002
Zhang Jinzhan Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Cheng Jie Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Gu Changwei Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Pei Xiaonan Editor n/a 172 7000001
Shao Ruigang Art Director n/a 183 9000001
Michael Bohme Supervisor Berlin supervisor 120845 11000001
Klavs Zimmermann Supervisor Berlin supervisor 120845 11000002
Tao Jing Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Andrew Joseph Assistant producer assistant(Beijing) 120820 25000001
Rebecca Jeffrey Assistant producer assistant(London) 120820 25000002
Chang Hsien Chen Assistant producer assistant(Berlin) 120820 25000003
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.