|aMao's last dancer|h[videorecording] /|c produced by Jane Scott ; screenplay by Jan Sardi ; directed by Bruce Beresford.
|aMaos last dancer
|aWidescreen, Letterbox [version].
|aTaipei :|bCineplex [distributor],|c.
|a1 videodisc (118 mins.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the autobiography "Mao's last dancer" by Li Cunxin.
|aOriginally released as a motion picture in 2009.
|aIncludes bonus features: behind the scenes - the making of, photo gallery, deleted scenes, theatrical trailer.
|aChi Cao, Joan Chen, Kyle MacLachlan, Bruce Greenwood.
|aDrama based on the autobiography by Li Cunxin. At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao's cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange to Texas, he fell in love with an American woman. Two years later, he managed to defect and went on to perform as a principal dancer for the Houston Ballet and as a principal artist with the Australian Ballet.
|aIn English and Mandarin with English subtitles. English captions and audio description (feature only).