Huang tu di (Yellow Earth) Reviews

August 23, 2010
The film broke definitively with Chinese studio tradition and introduced a new sense of ambiguity in the relation between political ideology and praxis.
August 23, 2010
The striking images of Yellow Earth... offer respite from a plot that bears the impress of the cultural arm of the Chinese Communist Party's Central Committee.
March 26, 2009
Yellow Earth is the most impressive film from mainland China unveiled so far in the West.
Top Critic
June 24, 2006
The first 'modern' film to emerge from China, and one of the most thrilling debut features of the '80s.