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Five Girls and a Rope
(Qu jia nu)

by YEH Hung-Wei


This is a story about 5 young women who grow up together in a rural village in China, where women are considered worthless and men, masters of the house. Mingtao, the eldest is forced into a marriage against her will. Aiyue lives with her 70 year old grandmother whose birthday is being celebrated. Even the old woman can’t sit at the table with the men. Hexiang helps her sister-in-law elope with her secret lover.

  • Titre français
    Cinq filles et une corde
  • Original title
    Qu jia nu
  • Titre international
    Five Girls and a Rope
  • Scénario
    Yeh Hung-wei, Lao Jianua, Xiao Mao
  • Photo
    Yang Wei-han, Lee Yi-shih
  • Montage
    Yeh Hung-wei
  • Musique
    Zhao Jiping
  • Interprétation
    Chang Shih, Yang Chieh-mei, Nang Yue-wen, Wu Pei-yu, Lu Yuan-chi, Ai Jing
  • Prix obtenus
    montgolfière d'Or F3C 1991
  • Sous-titrage

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