June Online Exclusive: A Well-Paved Road

June Online Exclusive: A Well-Paved Road

Director Zhang Yimou and DP Hou Yong collaborate on The Road Home

The year 1998 was a busy one for Chinese director Zhang Yimou. He restaged Turandot, which he had directed for the Florence Opera, in Beijing's Forbidden City. And he made two films--Not One Less, which played in the US in 2000, and The Road Home, which Sony Pictures Classics released in May--practically back to back. "I was interested in making a film about schoolteachers, so I commiss

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