Yellow Earth (1984)

Yellow Earth
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 29mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Xue Bai Actor Cuiqiao 1 1000001
Wang Xueqi Actor Gu Qing 1 1000002
Tan Tuo Actor Father 1 1000003
Liu Qiang Actor Hanhan 1 1000004
Peasant Waistdrum Troupe of Ansai Country Actor n/a 1 1000005
Chen Kaige Director n/a 2 2000001
Xue Fei Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Tan Yijian Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Zhang Yimou Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Pei Xiaonan Editor n/a 172 7000001
Orchestra and Traditional Music Ensemble of Xi'an Academy of Music Performer n/a 120819 8000001
Feng Jianxue Performer (solo vocalist) 120819 8000002
Zhong Ling Technical Advisor (locations) 537 12000001
Bonnie S McDougall Translator translation 741 12000002
Chen Bona Costumes n/a 120828 13000001
He Hong Makeup n/a 353 13000002
Lin Lin Sound sound recording 120816 14000001
Tony Rayns Titles subtitles 120825 23000001
Synopsis
Set in an impoverished province on the banks of the Yellow River in 1937, a communist soldier collects folk songs and then rewrites then to reflect the glories to be found in Chairman Mao's China; in the process he inspires a young girl to resist her betrothal to a detestable man.