When computer programmer, Leo Fang, is passed up for promotion, he feels it is because he is Chinese, and quits. He takes his Chinese-American family to Mainland China to visit his relatives, the Chao’s for a vacation. The clash of cultures, between the men, wives, and teenagers, leads to some confusion, and misunderstanding.
A Great Wall is a 1986 comedy-drama film written, directed and starring Peter Wang, Sharon Iwai, Kelvin Han Yee, Qinqin Li, Xiaoguang Hu, Guanglan Shen, Kelvin Wong, Jan Haley, Jeanette Pavini and Han Tan. It was the first American feature film shot in the People’s Republic of China and was Kelvin Han Yee’s first film.
A Great Wall (1986)
Directed by: Peter Wang
Starring: Peter Wang, Sharon Iwai, Kelvin Han Yee, Qinqin Li, Xiaoguang Hu, Guanglan Shen, Kelvin Wong, Jan Haley, Jeanette Pavini, Han Tan
Screenplay by: Shirley Sun, Peter Wang
Production Design by: Wing Lee
Cinematography by: Robert Primes, Peter Stein
Film Editing by: Grahame Weinbren
Music by: Ge Ganru, David Liang
Distributed by: Orion Classics
Release Date: May 30, 1986