Xiao zi xian sun ci hou zhe (1993) — — – 1 January 1993 Your rating: Not rated yet! Director: Peisi Chen, Jianfeng Zeng Stars: Peisi … Read more
When a woman is forced to work as a teacher in rural mainland China, she sees a clear goal. If she can become a certified, government employee, then she can teach her students and make a better life for herself at the same time. She carries a heavy responsibility, however. For most of her students, the education that they receive in her classroom is the only preparation they will have for the entrance exams to … Read more
Meishi touzhe le (1999) — — – 7 January 1999 Your rating: Not rated yet! Director: Yazhou Yang Writers: Yanjun Cui, Heng Liu Stars: Feng Gong, … Read more
Lin, a sea captain, returns from a 6 month journey when he is told that his 25-year-old son Lin Bo has been gunned down by the police. In his quest to understand what happened, he realizes he knew very little about his own son. He starts a journey back to Chongqin, a city he once lived. He will understand the impact of his paternal repeated absence on the life of his child.
The film follows a nurse, Ye Tong (Kong Lin), who also serves as the film’s narrator. One day, Ye Tong reunites with some childhood friends, including Peng Wei, a disillusioned and long-haired young man who leads a local rock band. Ye finds herself attracted to Peng Wei’s lifestyle, despite the admonitions of her police officer friend, Zheng Weidong. When Zheng is injured by a mutual friend, Ye finds herself increasingly attracted to the strait-laced Zheng, … Read more
China’s submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1991