Under the Hawthorn Tree (2010)

Director
Zhang Yimou

Main cast
Zhou Dong-Yu; Shawn Dou; Xi Mei-Juan; Li Xuejian; Cheng Tai-Shen

Genres
Drama, Romance

Description
The daughter of a right-winger, schoolgirl Jing Qiu (Zhou Dong-Yu) is sent to the countryside for reeducation, and tasked to help write a textbook. There she meets Lao San (Shawn Dou), a young soldier with a bright future ahead. Despite the class divide and parental disapproval, romance blooms against turbulent times.


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