In a small seaside town, two female students are attacked in a motel by a middle-aged man. My teenage boy who was working at the reception that night was the only witness to the aggression. For fear of losing his job, he says nothing.
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Despite the movie being nothing truly exquisite, it sure is well made and it raises an interesting topic - or at least it does so in an interesting way: the female condition in China is seen through the involvement of many characters in a crude event that happens to two young girls. All the girls and women are powerless, and driven by events. The main character (an illegal immigrant) reflects all of them.