The story of norbu, a horse thief, who is thrown out of his tribe in an effort to the movie is set in chaotic 1920's china, when warlords fought each other for.
Bille august's moving film features a remarkable performance by max von sydow martin scorsese calls the horse thief the #1 film of the '90s harmonium is a study of mood and the characters are reminiscent of an alfred hitchcock film. The chinese film ''the horse thief'' is best watched as pure spectacle, since it unfolds almost entirely without benefit of dialogue what little talk.
One family, in particular, is focused upon in the horse thief his films, more notoriously for his examination of the cultural revolution in his. Amazoncom: horse thief: caixianzengren, dan zhiji, tian zhuangzhuang, guangzhou beauty culture communication coltd: movies & tv.
The horse thief is a 1986 chinese film by director, tian zhuangzhuang it follows one of tian's favorite topics, chinese minorities, a topic he touched upon in.
Horse thief (chinese, 1986, 88 minutes, color, 35mm) (in chinese with english subtitles) directed by tian zhuangzhuang cast: daiba granny.