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Moving the Mountain

  • 4.3 10
  • 1995
  • Nonemin
Moving the Mountain
  • English, Chinese

ON JUNE 4th 1989, CHINA WAS CHANGED FOREVER. Beijing, May, 1989. the world watched as a hundred students became a thousand, as thousands became a million - and a nation starved of freedom, cried out for a taste of democracy. In this compelling film, director Michael Apted (Nell, Gorillas in the Mist), captures the power and passion of the Tiananmen Square uprising through a unique combination of newsreel footage, dramatic re-enactments and extensive input from the actual student leaders. Exploring their personal histories, reflections and thoughts on the future. MOVING THE MOUNTAIN paints a portrait of courage, conviction, and commitment that the NEW YORK POST calls, "A soaring - and sobering - tribute to the human spirit."

Moving the Mountain
  • English, Chinese
Michael Apted
Michael Apted Director
Trudie Styler
Trudie Styler Producer
Sola Liu
Sola Liu Original Music Composer
Maryse Alberti
Maryse Alberti Director of photography
Ling Chai
Ling Chai Herself
Yiu-ming Chu
Yiu-ming Chu Himself
Yu-ru Lin
Yu-ru Lin Teach Lin
Li Lu
Li Lu Himself
John Sham
John Sham Himself
Chaohua Wang
Chaohua Wang Herself
Wu'erkaixi
Wu'erkaixi Himself

Production Companies

Xingu Films