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Farewell My Concubine

Farewell My Concubine (1993)

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1993-09-16
  • User Rating: 8.1/10 from 159 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 51min
  • Language: 普通话
  • Production Company: Maverick Picture Company
  • Production Country: China, Hong Kong
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Abandoned by his prostitute mother in 1920, Douzi was raised by a theater troupe. There he meets Shitou and over the following years the two develop an act entitled "Farewell My Concubine" that brings them fame and fortune. When Shitou marries Juxian, Doutzi becomes jealous, the beginnings of the acting duo's explosive breakup and tragic fall take root.

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Writing Lilian Lee Screenplay
Directing Chen Kaige Director
Camera Gu Chang-Wei Director of Photography
Editing Xiaonan Pei Editor
Sound Jiping Zhao Original Music Composer
Writing Lu Wei Screenplay