How Yukong Moved the Mountains

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How Yukong Moved the Mountains
Directed by Joris Ivens
Release date
  • 10 March 1976 (1976-03-10) (Paris)
Running time
763 minutes
Country France

How Yukong Moved the Mountains (French: Comment Yukong déplaça les montagnes) is a 1976 French documentary film directed by Joris Ivens. This film, whose title references the old Chinese story of an old man who moved the mountains (Yugong Yishan), deals with the last days of the Cultural Revolution.[2] At 763 min it is one of the longest films by running time.

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  1. ^ Schoots, Hans (1 June 2000). Living dangerously: a biography of Joris Ivens. Amsterdam University Press. p. 328. ISBN 978-90-5356-388-5. Retrieved 15 October 2010. 
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