Sony Pictures Classics has acquired North American, Latin American, Australian and New Zealand rights to Zhang Yimou’s latest “Coming Home,” starring Gong Li. This marks the company’s whopping twelfth collaboration with Zhang (known for “Hero,” “Raise the Red Lantern,” “House of Flying Daggers” and many others). “Coming Home” is currently in post-production.
Inspired by Yan Geling’s “The Criminal Lu Yanshi,” the film is a romance drama chronicling the journey of a Chinese dissident from the 1920s to the 1990s.
No release date has been announced as of yet.