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Durian Durian

Liulian piao piao

Directed by Fruit Chan
China, 2000
Drama

Synopsis

21-year-old prostitute Qin Yan lives in a tiny Hong Kong apartment, and sees clients in various hotels around the city. Young Fan lives with her family, next door to Yan, where she helps her mother wash dishes for money. Both immigrants from mainland China, Yan and Fan become friends.

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Durian Durian
Directed by Fruit Chan

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2000 | Golden Lion

Golden Horse Film Festival

2001 | 4 wins including: Best Leading Actress

2001 | 3 nominations including: Best Director

Hong Kong Film Awards

2001 | 2 wins including: Best Screenplay

2001 | 4 nominations including: Best Picture

Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards

2001 | 2 wins including: Best Film

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