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The Last emperor

Title
The Last emperor
Date
1988
Description
A feature on ‘The Last Emperor’, in which Jeremy Thomas, the film’s producer, describes the problems he faced as the first western film maker to produce a film about modern day China. How did he find the 19,000 extras and how did he raise the finance for such an epic film? The film swept the boards at the recent Academy Awards.
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Duration
00:18:10
Genre
Interview
Keywords
Film
Radio station
Metro Radio
Place of publication
Newcastle upon Tyne
Language
English
Country of origin
United Kingdom
Technical information
Stereo

Credits

Cast
Tim Smithpresenter/producer

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