Mao's Last Dancer - The poster
Mao's Last Dancer - The poster © 2010 Samuel Goldwyn Films

Here is a clip of film, Mao’s Last Dancer, based on the real life story of ballet dancer Li Cunxin.

The film has a limited release this Friday in the States. The film has already opened elsewhere, in particular Australia where it is mainly set

Mao’s Last Dancer – Clip “Hello Li”

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Mao’s Last Dancer – Official Information

[quote_box_center]Mao’s Last Dancer is based on the remarkable true story of renowned ballet dancer Li Cunxin‚s journey from an impoverished life in rural China to true stardom on the international stage, brought to life by a talented cast including Bruce Greenwood, Kyle Maclachlan, Joan Chen, Amanda Schull and newcomer Chi Cao.

Already one of the biggest box office successes of all-time in Australia, Samuel Goldwyn Films will be releasing Mao’s Last Dancer in conjunction with musician Dave Matthews‚ film company, ATO Pictures, in select US cities on August 20th![/quote_box_center]

Australia release October 1, 2009
Canada release May 14, 2010
USA release August 20, 2010

For those with older browsers below is the original flash version of the clip.