FILM FORUM presents SHANGHAI TRIAD

FILM FORUM presents SHANGHAI TRIAD

Teenager Wang Xiaoxiao Cuihua leaves the countryside for the big city to work for Triad boss Li Baotian, assigned to look after his mistress Gong Li – a kept woman, who is both an influential queen of the opium dens and a country girl in fear of her life. Bought by the Godfather when she was ten years-old, she is now the source of rivalry and influence over two gangs leaders. From the director of Red Sorghum and Raise the Red Lantern.

DIRECTED BY ZHANG YIMOU
FRANCE, CHINA | 1995 | MANDARIN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

FILM FORUM presents SHANGHAI TRIAD

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