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Director:
Writers:
Khan Chan (written by) &
Qitao Jiang (written by) ...
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Release Date:
28 January 2010 (China) See more »
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Plot:
The life story of the highly-influential Chinese philosopher, Confucius. | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
3 wins & 6 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
An Epic That Needs A Wider Audience See more (30 total) »

Cast

 

Yun-Fat Chow ... Confucius

Xun Zhou ... Nanzi
Yi Lu ... Ji Sunfei
Jianbin Chen ... Ji Sunsi
Ran Chen
Zhenyu Qiao ... Son of Confucius
Kaili Zhang
Lu Yao ... Lu Jun
Huang Jiao
Quan Ren ... Yan Hui
Ban Wang ... Shu Sunwu

Directed by
Mei Hu 
 
Writing credits
Khan Chan (written by) &
Qitao Jiang (written by) &
Yanjiang He (written by) &
Mei Hu (written by)

Produced by
Bo-Chu Chui .... producer
Sanping Han .... executive producer
Rachel Liu .... executive producer
John Sham .... executive producer
Punhoi Yu .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Jiping Zhao 
 
Cinematography by
Peter Pau 
 
Art Direction by
Chaoxiang Lin 
Huaiqing Mao 
 
Costume Design by
Chung Man Yee 
 
Visual Effects by
Andy Chen .... cg supervisor
Ahdee Chiu .... compositor
Pei-Zhi Huang .... effects technical director
Liwen Liu .... junior compositor
Yan Zhou .... animator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Edmond Chan .... first assistant camera
Luen Wai Chan .... dolly grip
Jimmy Fok .... key grip
Patrick Ho .... camera & lighting department coordinator
Kenny Lam .... camera operator
Tak-Shing Lee .... lighting technician
Wing Yin Ng .... assistant camera
Simon J. Young .... second assistant camera
 
Other crew
Patrick Ho .... post production coordinator
Xiaolong Zhang .... ancient etiquette advisor
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Kong Zi" - China (original title)
"Confucius Teachings" - Japan (English title) (imdb display title)
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125 min
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8 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
An Epic That Needs A Wider Audience, 30 September 2010
Author: chrisemmins from United Kingdom

Many people that write on here about films such of this almost have too 'expert' a view. As has been said elsewhere, it is a real epic and the performance by Chow Yun Fat is exceptional. Whilst there is always going to be debate about accuracy, style and even politics about such a film, for lovers of sumptuously shot cinema and outstanding acting, it will be a joy to watch and will open up Confucius the man to many more people. It is actually being widely released in the UK on DVD and Blu Ray on Monday 4th October on the Cine-Asia label, so will be really interesting to see what a much wider audience makes of it. Personally, I think that people will appreciate its quality and see it for what it is - a very well made historical epic movie.

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