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85 Ratings



Directed by Zhang Yang
China, 1999
Comedy, Drama


A young wealthy businessman’s icy attitude toward his working-class background is about to thaw as he is forced to reconnect with his elderly father and mentally challenged younger brother, who together run a public bathhouse.

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Awards & Festivals

Toronto International Film Festival

1999 | Winner: International Critics' Award (FIPRESCI)

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2000 | Winner: Audience Award

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1999 | 2 wins including: OCIC Award

National Board of Review

2000 | Winner: Special Recognition

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