Butterfly Lovers is a music and dance film by director Marikki Hakola. A Synthesis of the ever popular Chinese violin concerto and choreography inspired by Chinese martial arts and modern dance, the film is an imaginitive interpretation of the ancient Chinese fairy tale – ‘A Love Story of Liang Shan Bo and Zhu Ying Tai’.
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English title / Butterfly Lovers
Original title / Butterfly Lovers
Keywords / love, nature, human relations, music, water, landscape
Type / Single channel
Genre / dance films, performance art, experimental, music video
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 16:9
Duration / 00:29:05
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2005
Cast / Chen Gang (Composer), He Zhan-Hao (Composer), Marikki Hakola (Director), Marikki Hakola (Editor), Marikki Hakola (Camera), Raimo Uunila (Camera), Sami Haartemo (Post-prod Supervisor), Marikki Hakola (Script), Marikki Hakola (Author), Dou Dou (Choreographer), Ding Yuehong (Online Editing), Sami Haartemo (Online Editing), Dou Dou (Online Editing), Marikki Hakola (Set Designer), Epa Tamminen (Sound Design)