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Zhongkai Hua in Suzhou River

Suzhou River

2000 NR

The Suzhou River that flows through Shanghai is a reservoir of chaos and poverty, but also a meeting place for memories and secrets. This tale -- of a woman named Marda who falls in love with a dramatically beautiful young woman named Moudan --- reveals the river as a Chinese Styx in which forgotten stories and mysteries are revealed.