‘Seamstress’ finds summer date

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Empire Pictures has acquired “Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress” for a planned August theatrical release. Film is based on the director Dai Sijie’s bestselling novel about his experiences as a teenager during Mao’s Cultural Revolution. Book and film are both still banned in China.

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