Taipei Golden Horse International Film Festival
The Best Picture
The Best Director
The Best Actress
The Best Supporting Actress
The Best Director of Photography
The Best Art Director
The Best Costume Designer
The Best Music Composer 1990
British International Film Festival - The Premier
Zhaohwa falls in love with a young man against
whom her father objects, she is forbidden to go
out. She then becomes obsessed with books and
her father dies, she becomes a professional writer.
She met a youngman Zhang who admired her talent
and they soon fall in love.
works for the Japanese government and has never
tried to hide this from Zhaohwa, who, out of love,
has turned a blind eye to this fact.
1945, Japan surrenders. Being a "collaborator",
Zhang escapes to the country-side. When Zhaohwa
looks for him, she is heart-broken to find that
he's having a brief affair with the landlady.
Civil War, People are desperately seeking to flee.
In a night of confusion and arrests, Zhaohwa runs
into Zhang again. In spite of spitting out all
her anger at him, Zhaohwa finds herself still
irredeemably in love with Zhang ...
Collaboration With Chan Chun Film Studio)