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295 Ratings

The Bird People in China

Chûgoku no chôjin

Directed by Takashi Miike
Japan, 1998
Comedy, Drama


A young Japanese salaryman is sent by his company to a remote Chinese village to evaluate precious Jade that is found there, but before he arrives meets the yakuza who was sent to tail him to protect his bosses interest in the company.

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The Bird People in China Directed by Takashi Miike

Awards & Festivals

Hawaii International Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Best Narrative Feature (Audience Award)

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