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Summer Palace

Yihe yuan

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Directed by Lou Ye
China, France, 2006
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

It is 1989, and country girl Yu Hong leaves her village, her family and her lover to study in Beijing. At university, she discovers an intense world of sexual freedom and forbidden pleasure. Enraptured, she falls madly in love with fellow student Zhou Wei.

Synopsis

It is 1989, and country girl Yu Hong leaves her village, her family and her lover to study in Beijing. At university, she discovers an intense world of sexual freedom and forbidden pleasure. Enraptured, she falls madly in love with fellow student Zhou Wei.

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Summer PalaceDirected byLou Ye

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Cannes Film Festival
2006 | Nominee: Palme d'Or

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