GETTING HOME

SYNOPSIS

Co-workers Zhao and Liu, old friends both in their 50's, were drinking heavily one day when Liu died unexpectedly. In keeping with a promise to his friend, Zhao decides to travel thousands of miles across China to bring the body home. With next to no money and a corpse behind his back, Zhao’s tragicomic odyssey brings him face-to-face with all manners of Chinese people in a world of rapidly changing values and mores. Based on a true story.



YEAR

2007

DURATION

97 Mins

GENRE

Berlin Award Winners

COUNTRY

Hong Kong

DIRECTOR & WRITER

Zhang Yang    

PRODUCERS

Stanley Tong
Er Yong
Zhang Yang

CAST

Zhao Ben Shan
Hong Qi Wen
Song Dan Dan
Guo De Gang
Hu Jun
Sun Hai Ying
Liao Fan
Xia Yu
Wu Ma

ADDITIONAL CREDITS

Co- Producer Michael J. Werner
Co- Producer Wouter Barendrecht
Art Director Tong Tong
Editor Yang Hongyu
Screenplay Zhang Yang
Screenplay Wang Yao (Yao Wang)
Production Company Filmko Entertainment Ltd.
Co-production Company Beijing Jinqianshengshi Culture Media Co., LTD.
Costume Designer He Chongnan (Chongnan He)
Director of Photography Yu Lik Wai, H.K.S.C. (Yu Lik Wai)
Director of Photography Lai Yiu Fai
Lighting Designer Wong Chi Ming (Chi Ming Wong)
Line Producer Gao Da Kuan
Line Producer Bobo Au
Make-up Artist Liu Jianping (Jianping Liu)
Produced by Harvey Wong
Produced by Liu Qiang
Production Designer An Bin
Production Manager Production Manager
Sound Director Wang Danrong (Danrong Wang)