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Title A small town called Hibiscus [videorecording] = Fu-jung chen / Shanghai Film Studio ; China Film ; produced by Tang Lixuan ; screenplay by Ah Cheng and Xie Jin ; directed by Xie Jin.

Imprint Los Angeles, Calif. : China Film Import & Export ; [1989?]

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Video  PN1997 .S635 1989  catalog 33, 1989    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 videocassette (126 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
System Details VHS format.
Language Mandarin dialog, with English subtitles.
Note Based on a story by Gu Hua entitled: Fu-jung chen.
Cast Liu Xiaoqing, Chiang Wen, Cheng Tsai-shih, Chu Shih-pin, Hsu Sung-tzu.
Credits Photographer, Lu Junfa.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Summary Story of a couple who sells rice beancurd for a living. During the "four clean-ups" movement of 1964, they are classified as new rich peasants: their house is confiscated and the husband is driven to suicide. After the Cultural Revolution, the wife falls in love with a rightist and almost dies when giving birth to their baby.
Genre/Form Features.
Added Author Xie, Jin.
Acheng, 1949-
Tʻang, Li-Hsüan.
Liu, Xiaoqing, 1955-
Lü, Junfu.
Chiang, Wen.
Cheng, Tsai-shih.
Chu, Shih-pin.
Hsu, Sung-tzu.
Gu, Hua. Furong zhen.
China Film.
China Film Import & Export Inc. (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Shanghai dian ying zhi pian chang.
Note Title from cassette label: Hibiscus town
Added Title Fu-jung chen
Hibiscus town (Motion picture)
Music No. 6012A China Film Import & Export