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Beijing 2008 Olympics Games Opening Ceremony (2008)

Coverage of the opening ceremony of the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing.

Director:

Yimou Zhang
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Credited cast:
Jan Peter Balkenende Jan Peter Balkenende ... Himself - Dutch Prime Minister
Barbara Bush ... Herself - Former US First Lady
George Bush ... Himself - Former US President
George W. Bush ... Himself - US President
Laura Bush ... Herself - US First Lady
Zhong Chen Zhong Chen ... Herself - Torchbearer
Yuval David ... Self
Min Gao Min Gao ... Herself - Torchbearer
Zemin Jiang Zemin Jiang ... Himself - Former Chinese President
Hu Jintao Hu Jintao ... Himself - Chinese President
Henry Kissinger ... Himself - Former US Secretary of State
Lang Lang ... Himself - Piano Player
Ning Li Ning Li ... Himself - Torchbearer
Xiaoshuang Li Xiaoshuang Li ... Himself - Torchbearer
Miaoke Lin Miaoke Lin ... Herself - Singing Girl in Red
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Coverage of the opening ceremony of the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing.

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Official Sites:

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Country:

China

Language:

Mandarin | English | French

Release Date:

8 August 2008 (China) See more »

Filming Locations:

Beijing, China

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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The final ascent to the torch featured Olympic gymnast Li Ning, who appeared to run through air around the membrane of the stadium. See more »

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