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13 Ratings

Red Firecracker, Green Firecracker

Pao Da Shuang Deng

Directed by He Ping
China, Hong Kong, 1994
Drama, Romance


Nie Bao played by Wu Gang is a poor painter who finds work in the house of the Cai family, whose wealth is built on the making of firecrackers. On her parents’ demise, Chun Zhi, the daughter, takes over the business and falls in love with Nie Bao.

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Red Firecracker, Green Firecracker Directed by He Ping

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1994 | Winner: Best Actress (Silver Seashell)

1994 | Special Mention

Hawaii International Film Festival

1994 | Winner: Narrative Feature (Golden Maile Award)

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