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For the Children

2002 Rated NR 1hr 45m

Mourning the deaths of her husband and son, Chinese peasant Zhang Meili decides to turn her pain into something positive, creating a much needed school in the desert. When sophisticated Beijing teacher Xia Yu comes to pitch in, the two initially clash, but as they work together to help the children, they develop an unlikely bond. Meanwhile, Xia's husband entreats her to return to the city, and Zhang becomes secretly involved with a local man.

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Movie Details

Yazhou Yang
Chinese Mandarin
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Chinese Mandarin: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.