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Aro Recommended Red Sorghum


China 1988, 88 minutes
Dir. Zhang Yimou
In Mandarin with English subtitles
Rating: [PG] violence
Genres: Foreign Cinema, Drama

Topics: Peasantry, Period 1930s.


Aroview: A love story set among village winemakers who fight back against Japanese marauders in 1930's China. Blackly humorous and agonisingly horrific, this rural epic is a masterful blend of style and substance.

NZ International Film Festival 1989

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