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Xiaoshan huijia (1995)

| Drama | 1995 (China)
A cook living in Beijing, whose employment is coming to an end, plans to return home to his rural village for the New Year. He approaches several of his old friends, also working in the ... See full summary »

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Zhangke Jia

Writer:

Zhangke Jia
1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Shuzhe Dong Shuzhe Dong
Hongwei Wang Hongwei Wang ... Xiao Shan
Sheng Yao Sheng Yao
Xiaomin Zhou Xiaomin Zhou
Liqin Zhu Liqin Zhu
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Storyline

A cook living in Beijing, whose employment is coming to an end, plans to return home to his rural village for the New Year. He approaches several of his old friends, also working in the city in a variety of jobs, but none of them want to return with him. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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Country:

China

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

1995 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

Xiaoshan Going Home See more »

Filming Locations:

Beijing, China

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Budget:

CNY 150,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Beijing Film Academy See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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