The Road Home
The Road Home is a 2000 Chinese romantic drama film directed by Zhang Yimou. It also marked the cinematic debut of the Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi. The Road Home was written by author Bao Shi, who adapted the screenplay from his novel, Remembrance.
The Road Home is the story of a country girl and a young teacher falling in love, and the teacher's death many years later that brings their son back from the big city for the funeral.
|award||Jury Grand Prix|
|keywords||anti-rightist campaign big city black and white country girl falling in love hear morning of present day question remote village summon sun honglei wait young teacher|
|producer||Zhang Weiping Zhao Yu|
|publisher||Sony Pictures Classics|
|theme||dance romantic drama|