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White Deer Plain (2011)

Bai lu yuan (original title)
In the White Deer Village in Shaanxi Province the two most important families - Bai and Lu - and their sons have always lived together in peace. But the turmoil leads to a fierce struggle for land ownership.

Director:

Quan'an Wang

Writers:

Zhongshi Chen (novel), Wei Lu (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Fengyi Zhang ... Bai Jiaxuan
Yuqi Zhang ... Tian Xiao'e
Gang Wu ... Lu Zilin
Yihong Duan Yihong Duan ... Lu Heiwa
Taishen Cheng Taishen Cheng ... Bai Xiaowen (as Taisheng Cheng)
Wei Liu Wei Liu ... Lu San
Tao Guo ... Lu Zhaopeng
Huanshan Xu Huanshan Xu ... Master Guo
Dehang Zhang Dehang Zhang ... Tian Fuxia
Cao Xi'an Yang Cao Xi'an Yang ... Officer
Junjie Yang Junjie Yang ... young Lu Heiwa
Jiayu Yangchen Jiayu Yangchen ... young Bai Xiaowen
Zexin Yang Zexin Yang ... young Lu Zhaopeng
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Meng Li
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In the White Deer Village in Shaanxi Province the two most important families - Bai and Lu - and their sons have always lived together in peace. But the turmoil leads to a fierce struggle for land ownership.

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Drama | History

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Official Sites:

Official site [China]

Country:

China

Language:

Chinese

Release Date:

16 April 2017 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

Równina bialego jelenia See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| | (Mainland China Censored Version) | (original uncut workprint)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Miniature of China at Beginning of 20th Century
20 July 2019 | by HLX1992See all my reviews

White deer plain is originally a novel written by the renowned Chinese writer Chen Zhongshi. The cinematographic version adapted from the book, in fact, is an excerpt due to some sensitive contents that may face censorship for its publication in Chinese mainland. The film tells the story of families living on the plain in Shaanxi Province, also home to author of the book. Half a century has seen them through the vicissitudes of the newly-born China. The ups and downs of the family is also a miniature of the whole nation; the destiny of every personage represents the suffering of ordinary people in a tumultuous era.


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