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Dong Huaiyu in Autumn Begins

Autumn Begins

2005 NR

Set during the early days of the People's Republic of China, this contemporary Chinese drama traces the epic story of two families, detailing the complex relationships that develop over the years. Beginning with the chaotic period at the inception of the People's Republic, when panicked citizens withdrew all their money from banks and burned down a branch in Tianjin, the film continues through two generations in the lives of the two families.