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The Battle of Dingjunshan

The Battle of Dingjunshan (2022)

Opera - 26 May 2022
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Based on an episode in Luo Guanzhong's historical novel "Romance of the Three Kingdoms" and starred Tan Xinpei. The film consisted of a recording of a Beijing opera performance of the Battle of Mount Dingjun and constitutes the first Chinese film ever made.

Director:  Ren Jingfeng
Writers:  Guanzhong Luo
Stars:  Tan Xinpei

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Based on an episode in Luo Guanzhong's historical novel "Romance of the Three Kingdoms" and starred Tan Xinpei. The film consisted of a recording of a Beijing opera performance of the Battle of Mount Dingjun and constitutes the first Chinese film ever made.


Collections: Ren Jingfeng

Genres: Opera

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Country:   China
Language:  Chinese Mandarin
Release Date:  26 May 2022

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Production Companies:  Fengtai Photography Studio of Beijing

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Based on an episode in Luo Guanzhong’s historical novel “Romance of the Three Kingdoms” and starred Tan Xinpei.

The film consisted of a recording of a Beijing opera performance of the Battle of Mount Dingjun and constitutes the first Chinese film ever made.

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