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Life on a String
Life on a String
7.7
/10
46 Ratings

LIFE ON A STRING

Bian zou bian chang

Directed by Chen Kaige
China, United Kingdom, 1991
Drama, War

Synopsis

A blind master wanders through a mythic landscape of a terrific beauty to play his songs and sing his ballads. His whole life he’s had one hope, one dream of another world: according to a prophecy he shall be able to see, if he has broken 1000 of his banjo strings.

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Synopsis

A blind master wanders through a mythic landscape of a terrific beauty to play his songs and sing his ballads. His whole life he’s had one hope, one dream of another world: according to a prophecy he shall be able to see, if he has broken 1000 of his banjo strings.