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Snow flower and the secret fan [videorecording] / Fox Searchlight Pictures presents in association with IDC China Creative Media Limited ; a Big Feet production ; produced by Wendi Murdoch, Florence Sloan ; directed by Wayne Wang.

Wang, Wayne, 1949- (film director.). Murdoch, Wendi, 1968- (film producer.). Sloan, Florence, (film producer.). Workman, Angela, (screenwriter.). Bass, Ronald, (screenwriter.). Ray, Michael (Michael K.), (screenwriter.). Portman, Rachel, (composer (expression)). Slevin, Deirdre, (editor of moving image work.). Wong, Richard (Cinematographer), (director of photography.). Chung, Man Lim, (production designer,, costume designer.). Chŏn, Chi-hyŏn, (actor.). Li, Bingbing, 1976- (actor.). Wu, Vivian, 1966- (actor.). Wu, Jiang, (actor.). Wong, Russell, 1963- (actor.). Chiang, Coco, 1977- (actor.). Hu, Jingyun, (actor.). Kao, Archie, 1969- (actor.). See, Lisa. Snow flower and the secret fan. (Added Author). Fox Searchlight Pictures. (Added Author). IDC China Creative Media Limited. (Added Author). Big Feet (Firm) (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Gianna Jun, Li Bing Bing, Vivian Wu, Jiang Wu, Russell Wong, Coco Chiang, Jingyun Hu, Archie Kao. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 3 of 5 copies available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Summary:

Centuries ago, two 'sworn sisters' are isolated by their families, but stay connected through a secret language written in the folds of a white silk fan. Now in modern-day Shanghai, their descendents must draw inspiration from the past as they struggle to maintain their own eternal bond in the face of life's complications. What unfolds are two stories, generations apart, but everlasting in their universal notion of love, hope and friendship.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Adams Public Library AV DVD Snow Flower and the secret fan (Text) 37810000046366 Video DVD None 07/24/2013 Available -
Baker Sumpter Branch DRAMA SNO DVD (Text) 37814002535673 VIDEO DVD None 01/06/2012 Available -
Joseph Public Library VID SNO (Text) 30002000196568 Videos DVD None 12/20/2011 Checked out 10/13/2021
Treasure Valley Community College Library DVD 302.3 Sn614sn (Text) 32220000974986 DVD DVD None 11/17/2011 Checked out 09/28/2021
Vale Emma Humphrey Library Snow 1 DVD (Text) 37918000251322 Video DVD None 03/16/2016 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book by Lisa See.
DVD release of the 2011 motion picture.
Special features: The sworn sisterhood of the secret fan.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Screenplay by Angela Workman and Ron Bass and Michael K. Ray ; music, Rachel Portman ; editor, Deirdre Slevin ; director of photography, Richard Wong ; production & costume designer, Man Lim Chung.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gianna Jun, Li Bing Bing, Vivian Wu, Jiang Wu, Russell Wong, Coco Chiang, Jingyun Hu, Archie Kao.
Summary, etc.:
Centuries ago, two 'sworn sisters' are isolated by their families, but stay connected through a secret language written in the folds of a white silk fan. Now in modern-day Shanghai, their descendents must draw inspiration from the past as they struggle to maintain their own eternal bond in the face of life's complications. What unfolds are two stories, generations apart, but everlasting in their universal notion of love, hope and friendship.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA Rating: PG-13; for sexuality, violence/disturbing images and drug use.
System Details Note:
DVD ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
In Mandarin and English, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish. Closed-captioned. Optional descriptive audio in English for the visually impaired.
Subject: Nü shu > Drama.
Reminiscing in old age > Drama.
Female friendship > Drama.
Women > China > Drama.
Married women > Drama.
Middle-aged women > Drama.
Footbinding > Drama.
Childbirth > Drama.
Secrecy > Drama.
China > Drama.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Summary: Centuries ago, two 'sworn sisters' are isolated by their families, but stay connected through a secret language written in the folds of a white silk fan. Now in modern-day Shanghai, their descendents must draw inspiration from the past as they struggle to maintain their own eternal bond in the face of life's complications. What unfolds are two stories, generations apart, but everlasting in their universal notion of love, hope and friendship.

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