China, My Sorrow Movie Review 1989

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Thirteen-year-old "Little Four Eyes" is sent to a Chinese re-education camp for the crime of playing a love song to a girl. There he befriends another enemy of the revolution and a Buddhist monk who help him maintain his familial traditions and identity. Tragi-comic look at how freedom's spirit survived the Cultural Revolution. Mandarin with subtitles.


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Available on VHS
Running time 86 minutes.
Originally from Chinese.

Cast and Crew

Comedy Drama, Childhood Visions, Coming of Age, Red Scare, Teen Angst, China
Dai Sijie, Shan Yuan Zhu
Guo Yiang Yi, Tieu Quan Nghieu, Vong Han Lai, Chi-Vy Sam, Chang Cheung Siang
Dai Sijie
Chen Qi Gang

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