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The Resource Flowers of Shanghai, Winstar Cinema release, Shochiku Co., Ltd. presents a 3H Film Productions of a film by Hou Hsiao-Hsien ; producers, Yang Teng-Kuei, Shozo Ichiyama ; screenplay writer, Chu Tien-Wen ; director, Hou Hsiao-Hsien, (DVD)

Flowers of Shanghai, Winstar Cinema release, Shochiku Co., Ltd. presents a 3H Film Productions of a film by Hou Hsiao-Hsien ; producers, Yang Teng-Kuei, Shozo Ichiyama ; screenplay writer, Chu Tien-Wen ; director, Hou Hsiao-Hsien, (DVD)

Label
Flowers of Shanghai
Title
Flowers of Shanghai
Statement of responsibility
Winstar Cinema release, Shochiku Co., Ltd. presents a 3H Film Productions of a film by Hou Hsiao-Hsien ; producers, Yang Teng-Kuei, Shozo Ichiyama ; screenplay writer, Chu Tien-Wen ; director, Hou Hsiao-Hsien
Title variation
Hai shang hua
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • chi
Summary
Set in late nineteenth-century Shanghai and takes place in an elegant brothel. With its own highly ritualized codes of behavior, the lives of the "Flower girls" depend on their ability to win, and then keep, the affections of their wealthy callers
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Awards note
Asia-Pacific Film Festival: 1998, Best Art Director (Wen-Ying Huang); Best Director (Hsiao-hsien Hou)
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Mark Lee Ping-Bin ; music, Yoshihiro Hanno ; production designer, Hwarng Wern-Ying
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Mandarin dialogue, English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H149 2000
PerformerNote
Tony Leung, Michiko Hada, Michele Monique Reis, Carina Lau, Jack Kao, Rebecca Pan, Vicky Wei
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1962-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Teng-Kuei, Yang
  • Ichiyama, Shozo
  • Tien-Wen, Chu
  • Hsiao-Hsien, Hou
  • Leung, Tony Chiu Wai
  • Hada, Michiko
  • Reis, Michele Monique
  • Lau, Carina
  • Kao, Jack
  • Pan, Rebecca
  • Wei, Vicky
  • Li, Pingbin
  • Hanno, Yoshihiro
  • Wern-Ying, Hwarng
  • Ziyun, Han
  • WinStar Cinema (Firm)
  • Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha
  • 3H Film Productions (Firm)
  • Fox Lorber Films
  • WinStar TV and Video (Firm)
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prostitution
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings
  • Shanghai (China)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Flowers of Shanghai, Winstar Cinema release, Shochiku Co., Ltd. presents a 3H Film Productions of a film by Hou Hsiao-Hsien ; producers, Yang Teng-Kuei, Shozo Ichiyama ; screenplay writer, Chu Tien-Wen ; director, Hou Hsiao-Hsien, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998
  • Based on the novel by Han Ziyun
Control code
ocm47768320
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780794201050
Other control number
720917528922
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FLV5289
System details
DVD
Label
Flowers of Shanghai, Winstar Cinema release, Shochiku Co., Ltd. presents a 3H Film Productions of a film by Hou Hsiao-Hsien ; producers, Yang Teng-Kuei, Shozo Ichiyama ; screenplay writer, Chu Tien-Wen ; director, Hou Hsiao-Hsien, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998
  • Based on the novel by Han Ziyun
Control code
ocm47768320
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780794201050
Other control number
720917528922
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FLV5289
System details
DVD

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