Xiu Xiu: the Sent-Down Girl (1999)

Xiu Xiu: the Sent-Down Girl
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 40mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Romance, Foreign, Period
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
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Lin Weiguo Construction set construction 120900 21000001
Feng Ping Construction set construction 120900 21000002
Tom Bullock Wrangler post-production wrangler 121018 20000001
Wen Jingrei Best Boy n/a 120885 15000002
Mark Nathan Sound Recordist voice recording & mixing facilities(Sound Castle Studio) 331 14000008
Lin Zhilan Electrician n/a 450 15000001
Bruce Walters Visual Effects digital visual effects 419 23000001
Ginny Walters Visual Effects digital visual effects 419 23000002
Michael Hinton Other film opticals(Monaco/Interformat) 120795 26000001
Bruce Miller Other film opticals(Monaco/Interformat) 120795 26000002
Yang Gifeng Production facility maintenance 120824 25000002
Fei Baodi Stand-In Xiu Xiu body double 121015 25000001
Jacob Nielsen Titles title design 120825 23000003
Wang Zhiliang Assistant Props n/a 120904 24000001
Jay Boekelheide Sound Designer n/a 120915 14000007
Christopher Emerson Sound sound assistant 120816 14000006
Eileen Chow Consultant subtitle consultant 120784 12000002
Lawrence Walker Consultant subtitle consultant 120784 12000003
Qin Cheng Consultant art consultant 120784 12000001
Liu Shiyun Art Director n/a 183 9000002
Chyi Song Performer ("Water of Desire" (vocals)) 120788 8000014
Pan Lai Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Chris Barden Translator script translation 741 12000004
Xi Xiao Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000001
David Parker Rerecording re-recording mixer 120995 14000004
Yang Zhanshan Sound production sound 120816 14000005
Stephen Hart Foley Mixer n/a 224 14000003
Margie O'Malley Foley Artist n/a 223 14000002
Frank Rinella ADR Mixer n/a 227 14000001
Michelle Byrne Other orchestra group 120795 26000003
Mary Garafolo Other orchestra group 120795 26000004
Phil Feather Other orchestra group 120795 26000024
Johana Krejci Other orchestra group 120795 26000025
Kackie Suzuki Other orchestra group 120795 26000023
Steve Kaminsky Other orchestra group 120795 26000022
John Smart Other orchestra group 120795 26000020
Liesl Ehrman Other orchestra group 120795 26000021
Marda Todd Other orchestra group 120795 26000026
Robert Fernandez Other orchestra group 120795 26000027
Dan Blessinger Other orchestra mixer 120795 26000032
Marie Morohoshi Publicity (San Francisco) 120789 29000001
Toby Foster Other orchestra recording(Martin Sound Studio) 120795 26000031
Dana Freeman Other orchestra group 120795 26000030
Ellen Martel Other orchestra group 120795 26000028
Elaine Tubenis Other orchestra group 120795 26000029
Ami Chai Levy Other orchestra group 120795 26000019
Ernie Ehrhardt Other orchestra group 120795 26000018
Carmen Dragon Other orchestra group 120795 26000009
Harold Greenburg Other orchestra group 120795 26000010
Harvey Newmark Other orchestra group 120795 26000008
Terry Glenny Other orchestra group 120795 26000007
Jorge Moraga Other orchestra group 120795 26000005
Wesley Cease Other orchestra group 120795 26000006
Tom Fedrini Other orchestra group 120795 26000011
Yvette Deveraux Other orchestra group 120795 26000012
Bob Korda Other orchestra group 120795 26000016
Jim Sitterly Other orchestra group 120795 26000017
John Dysart Other orchestra group 120795 26000015
Harry Scorzo Other orchestra group 120795 26000014
Michael Harrison Other orchestra group 120795 26000013
Johnny Chen Song ("Water of Desire") 120859 8000013
Tiffany Yi Hu Soloist violin solo 121021 8000011
Li Yayu Actor Nurse No 1 1 1000021
Du Min Actor Nurse No 2 1 1000022
Hu Wenqi Actor Janitor 1 1000020
Lu Zhong Actor Belt Man 1 1000019
Cao Xuelan Actor Honey Seller 1 1000017
Tan Xiaoying Actor Tractor Man 1 1000018
Jia Dashui Actor Patient No 1 1 1000023
Chen Yu Actor Patient No 2 1 1000024
Joan Chen Producer n/a 3 3000001
Alice Chan Producer n/a 3 3000002
Joan Chen Director n/a 2 2000001
Wang Luoyang Narrator n/a 120790 1000027
Yu Xiaolin Actor Jeep Driver Voice 1 1000025
Qian Zheng Actor Li Chuanbei 1 1000026
Wang Yue Actor Yak Herder No 2 1 1000016
Jia Dong Actor Yak Herder No 1 1 1000015
Qiao Qian Actor Father 1 1000006
Gao Qiang Actor Peddler 1 1000007
Lu Yue Actor Father 1 1000005
Li Qianqian Actor Sister 1 1000004
Lopsang Chunpei Actor Lao Jin 1 1000002
Gao Jie Actor Mother 1 1000003
Qin Wenyuan Actor Motorcycle Man 1 1000008
Li Zhizhen Actor Headquarters Chief 1 1000009
Zhang Kun Actor Accountant Gao 1 1000013
Li Shijin Actor Jeep Driver 1 1000014
Huzi Actor Hooligan 1 1000012
Jiang Cheng Actor Rider No 1 1 1000011
Cao Jiang Actor Three Toes 1 1000010
Joan Chen Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Allison Liu Executive Producer n/a 174 3000004
Celia Pan Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000007
Alicia Sassano Music vocals 120781 8000003
Angela Chou Negative Cutting negative cutter 120852 7000006
Lauren E Himmel Avid Editor Avid assistant 120898 7000005
Axel Geddes Editing film conformer 120901 7000003
Jim Kallett Editing film conformer 120901 7000004
Marcella Sassano Music vocals 120781 8000004
Joel Lish Music Conductor n/a 120818 8000005
Mark Hollingsworth Performer flute Flutist 120819 8000010
Lu Lu Lee Actor (Xiu Xiu) 1 1000001
Marlene Hajdu Original Music n/a 120838 8000009
Greg Adams Original Music n/a 120838 8000008
Mark Jan Wiodarkiwicz Music Editor n/a 214 8000006
Ed Martel Original Music n/a 120838 8000007
Kevin A Zimmerman Editing film conformer 120901 7000002
Ruby Yang Editor n/a 172 7000001
Geling Yan Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Geling Yan Source Material (from novel) from novella("Tian Yu" (Celestial Bath)) 120793 4000003
Joan Chen Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Yang Zhanshan Associate Producer n/a 171 3000007
Cecile Shah Tsuei Executive Producer n/a 174 3000005
Ruby Yang Associate Producer n/a 171 3000006
Shi He Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Gao Jie Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000002
Chen Jie Assistant Camera Operator assistant camera 120849 6000004
Steve Sheridan Color Timer n/a 120921 6000005
Carter Tomassi Camera title camera(Messyoptics) 120798 6000003
Michael Chin Camera 2nd unit camera 120798 6000002
Lu Yue Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Chen Zhao Soloist violin solo 121021 8000012
Synopsis
As a teenager Xiu Xiu is pulled from school and "sent down" to the remote countryside of Tibet to learn horsetrading and perform manual labor. Falsely promised the chance to lead her own female cavalry unit, Xiu Xiu learns that she has been lied to by her teacher Lao Jin and soon fears that she will spend the rest of her life as his slave. After sleeping with many men who use her, she comes to the realization that Lao Jin is the only man who truly loves her.
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