China to see 'Sun'

Coonan, Clifford
July 2007
Daily Variety;7/17/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 74, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that Chinese director Jiang Wen's film "The Sun Also Rises" will be released on September 21, 2007. According to the author, the film is expected to get a playdate at the Venice Film Festival. The film stars Jiang, Joan Chen and Jaycee. The author reveals that the movie was originally due to screen at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival but was pulled out due to production problems.


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