ZHANG YIMOU

NOT ONE LESS (IMPRINT COLLECTION #228) BLU RAY

In her village, she was the teacher... In the city, she discovered how much she had to learn.
1999 · 106 mins · Drama
In the crushing poverty of rural China, a young woman is ordered to a remote village to be their substitute teacher. Barely older than her students, the shy girl is charged with keeping the class intact for one month or she won't be paid. Faced with overwhelming family debt, her biggest little troublemaker disappears into the city to find work. The stubborn teacher, however, is determined to follow the boy and bring him back to school. Once in the city, her simple peasant pleas fall on deaf ears, and only when the local television station sympathizes does her search bear...

In the crushing poverty of rural China, a young woman is ordered to a remote village to be their substitute teacher. Barely older than her students, the shy girl is charged with keeping the class intact for one month or she won't be paid. Faced with overwhelming family debt, her biggest little troublemaker disappears into the city to find work. The stubborn teacher, however, is determined to follow the boy and bring him back to school. Once in the city, her simple peasant pleas fall on deaf ears, and only when the local television station sympathizes does her search bear fruit.

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Info

Format
Blu-ray
Catalogue
IMP3455
Languages
Mandarin
Subtitles
English
Encoding
PAL
Aspect Ratio
1.77:1

Directed by

Zhang Yimou

Special Features

1080p High-definition presentation on Blu-ray from a 2K scan
Special Features TBC