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Hibiscus Town

Original title
Fu rong zhen
Running time
164 min.
China China
A. Cheng, Jin Xie (Novel: Hua Gu)
Yan Ge
Junfu Lu
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Shanghai Film Studios
Drama. Romance | Romantic Drama. Chinese Cultural Revolution
Synopsis / Plot
Kindhearted and pretty Hu Yuyin sells a local variety of bean curd made from rice. She works hard and lives frugally together with her husband Guigui. As a result, they save some money and finally manage to build a new house. However, this new house brings them trouble. During the "four clean-ups" movement of 1964, they are classified as new rich peasants. Both her home and business are taken from her and her husband.
1988: Karlovy Vary International Film Festival: Best Film
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