By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of cookies in order to offer you content and services that are tailored to your interests.

[Find out more][OK]
Les Larmes de Madame Wang

Les Larmes de Madame Wang

A Feature film by Bingjian Liu

Release in France : 26/03/2008

    Synopsis

    An unemployed artist, Madame Wang sells CDs and DVDs on the black market. But she must leave Peking to pay off her husband’s gambling debts after he gets arrested. Accompanied by an abandoned child, she returns to her hometown situated in Guizhou province. There she asks her ex-boyfriend, Yuming, to help her become a professional mourner at funeral ceremonies. After a shaky start, she soon becomes the region’s most popular mourner.

    Actors (5)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Co-production :

    Mélange

    French distribution :

    Zootrope Films

    Photos (4)

    Full credits (9)

    Producer :

    Michel Reilhac

    Director of Photography :

    Xu Wei

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Viviana Andriani

    Production Designer :

    Liguo Liu

    Sound Mixer :

    Denis Leleux

    Screenwriters :

    Bingjian Liu, Ye Deng

    Sound Recordist :

    Xiaojia Zhu

    Editor :

    Ying Zhou

    Music Composer :

    Liqiang Dong

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Coproducer countries :

    France, China

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    2002

    French release :

    26/03/2008

    Runtime :

    1 h 31 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    105.383

    Approval :

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby SR