Niu Ben

Poster for the movie "Legend of Tianyun Mountain"

Legend of Tianyun Mountain

When Song Wei’s fiancee Luo Qun is denounced as a right-wing traitor by Party official Wu Yao, he is sentenced to ten years’ hard labor. Song Wei breaks off her engagement, and eventually marries Wu Yao. Years later, after the Cultural Revolution, political currents have shifted; Song Wei demands that her husband, now a powerful Party official, seek Luo Qun’s rehabilitation, but Wu Yao has no desire to open up old political and emotional wounds.