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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 videorecording)

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 videorecording)

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
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Mandarin dialogue, English subtitles
PerformerNote
Tony Leung, Michiko Hada, Michele Monique Reis, Carina Lau, Jack Kao, Rebecca Pan, Vicky Wei
Runtime
113
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 videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998
  • Based on the novel by Han Ziyun
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780794201050
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720917528922
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FLV5289
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm47768320
System details
DVD
Video recording format
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 videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998
  • Based on the novel by Han Ziyun
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780794201050
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720917528922
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FLV5289
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm47768320
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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