|Mao's Last Dancer – Trailer
From the Academy Award nominated director Bruce Beresford (DRIVING MISS DAISY, TENDER MERCIES), comes the inspiring true story of Li Cunxin and his extraordinary journey from poverty to international stardom. Based on the bestselling autobiography, MAO'S LAST DANCER weaves a moving tale about the quest for freedom and the courage it takes to live your own life. The film poignantly captures the struggles and triumphs, as well as the intoxicating effects of first love and celebrity amid the pain of exile.
Directed by: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Bruce Greenwood, Kyle Maclachlan, Joan Chen, Chi Cao, Amanda Schull