Siqin Gaowa

Siqin Gaowa (ᠰᠡᠴᠡᠩᠭ᠋ᠣᠣ᠎ᠠ, Mongolian Cyrillic Цэцэнгуа, born 19 January 1950), born Duan Anlin, is a Chinese actress with a Han Chinese father and a Mongolian mother. She was born in Guangzhou. Her father died early and she was brought up by her mother in Inner Mongolia. She is married to musician Chen Liangsheng (陈亮声) since 1986 and currently holds Swiss citizenship together with her husband. Siqin Gaowa made her debut in the 1982 film Rickshaw Boy, an adaptation of Lao She’s novel of the same title, where she played “Tigress”, the love interest of Zhang Fengyi’s character “Xiangzi”. She won the Golden Rooster Award and Hundred Flowers Award for Best Actress that year.

In 1995, she was a member of the jury at the 45th Berlin International Film Festival.[2]

Her works include Kangxi Dynasty and Full Moon in New York. She won the award for Best Actress at the 4th Hong Kong Film Awards for Homecoming.[3] In 2008, she won her second Best Actress in the 27th Hong Kong Film Awards for her role in The Postmodern Life of My Aunt.

Poster for the movie "Gone Is the One Who Held Me the Dearest in the World"

Gone Is the One Who Held Me the Dearest in the World

Female writer Ho (Siqin Gaowa) has just published her new book and is busy with various promotional events. While immersing herself in her successful career, Ho squeezes some time to visit her 80-year-old mother on her way home. When she arrives at the doorstep, however, Ho discovers that her mother’s eyesight has deteriorated to the point that she does not recognize her daughter, and the sense of guilt sets off to overwhelm Ho…

Poster for the movie "In the Heat of the Sun"

In the Heat of the Sun

The film is set in Beijing during the Cultural Revolution. It is told from the perspective of Ma Xiaojun nicknamed Monkey, a teenage boy. Monkey and his friends are free to roam the streets of Beijing day and night because the Cultural Revolution has caused their parents and most adults to be either busy or away. The story revolves around Monkey’s dalliances with his roguish male friends and his subsequent angst-filled crush with Mi Lan.

Poster for the movie "Beijing Love Story"

Beijing Love Story

A cross-generational look at how denizens of China’s largest city deal with romance and commitment.

Poster for the movie "An Old Man and His Dog"

An Old Man and His Dog

An Old Man and His Dog is a 1993 Chinese film directed by Xie Jin.

Poster for the movie "Women from the Lake of Scented Souls"

Women from the Lake of Scented Souls

If money can’t buy happiness, can it at least buy control over others? Xiang is hard-working, running a small sesame oil business. Her husband is lazy and drinks; her son is blood simple. When Japanese investors provide capital to expand Xiang’s business, she has the wealth to raise her social standing and buy a wife for her son, Dunzi. When money and a forceful personality fail to bend others to her will, including daughter-in-law Huanhuan, … Read more

Poster for the movie "Wreaths at the Foot of the Mountain"

Wreaths at the Foot of the Mountain

Wreaths at the Foot of the Mountain is a 1984 Chinese film about the life of the soldiers in a PLA army company before, during and after the Sino-Vietnamese War.

Poster for the movie "Rickshaw Boy"

Rickshaw Boy

Drama directed by Zifeng Ling.

Poster for the movie "The Postmodern Life of My Aunt"

The Postmodern Life of My Aunt

Ye Rutang (Siqin Gaowa), a single-living woman in her late fifties, struggles to maintain a dignified life amid the dangers of Shanghai.

Poster for the movie "Tai hou ji xiang"

Tai hou ji xiang

清朝末年,慈禧(斯琴高娃 饰)突然身染怪病,御医们一批批来了又走,都没能开出药方治好太后的病。慈溪大怒,命人将御医们全部斩首。斩首这天,刑场旁边放着丰盛的酒席,好让御医们死前饱餐一顿。一个江湖郎中汤元元(陈佩斯 饰)因饥肠辘辘,不知就里就坐上席间大吃大喝。主斩官洪禄以为汤元元是问斩的御医,喝人将他捉了上来。汤元元发现洪禄正不停打嗝,随口说了个药方竟治好了他的病。太后得知此事,忙命人暗中吩咐洪禄带汤元元入宫为她看病。汤元元最终命运如何?