Wancang Bu

Bu Wancang (卜万苍, 1900-1973), a Chinese film director and screenwriter, was active between the 1920s and the 1960s under the pen name Richard Poh.

Bu Wancang Filmography

 

Poster for the movie "Dream of the Red Mansions"

Dream of the Red Mansions

Based on the famous 18th century Chinese novel of the same name. Mandarin Chinese, B&W, and costume play from 1944 in Shanghai.

A Spray of Plum Blossoms

Bai Le De and Hu Lun tung are military cadets. After graduating, Hu Lin Tung is appointed captain of Guangdong headquarters and goes away. Later, Bae Le De is also appointed to a post at the same place. Hu Lun Ting falls in love with Luo Hua, daughter of the local commander.

The Peach Girl

An upper-class son of urbane landowners falls in love with a peasant girl. When a pregnancy results, the couple are kept apart by strict societal morays.