Blue Kite DVD
Much-applauded, beautifully photographed drama focusing on a boy's experiences growing up in China in the 1950s and 1960s during the rise of Chairman Mao, and facing continuous political, social and familial turmoil. Banned in the People's Republic of China, Tian Zhuangzhuang's film was hailed as one of the best of 1994 by several film critics. 138 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: Mandarin; Subtitles: English. In Mandarin with English subtitles.