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This Chinese drama tells the tragic story of Aunt Xianglin, a widowed woman cast out by her family and forced to bear the brunt of life’s cruel twists.
1957 | Winner: Special Prize of the Jury
It's like a Mizoguchi - Satyajit Ray hybrid. In fact you could almost say it was the Chinese version of Mizoguchi's "The Life Of Oharu", it even shares a few similar scenes (the final scene is extremely alike).