Welcome to MUBI

A hand picked selection of the best films for just $4.99 a month

Little Flower

Xiao hua

directed by Zhang ZhengHuang Jianzhong
China 1979
  • 105 min
2.7
3 Ratings

Synopsis

Wound up to a maximum fever pitch, fusing melodrama, romance and war epic, Little Flower is a big movie in every sense. Joan Chen became a star for this patriotic adventure film, which deftly straddles ideological and entertainment cinema expansively and exuberantly.