You are here

BT_20141017_GEGOLDEN17_1323931.jpg
Xiao Hong (Tang Wei) and fellow writer Xiao Jun (Feng Shaofeng) build a personal and professional life together but their tempestuous relationship finally breaks down

Epic study of tragic life of Chinese author

Oct 17, 2014 5:50 AM

THE brief, tragic and eventful life of the Chinese poet and author Xiao Hong is examined in detail by director Ann Hui in The Golden Era, a three-hour film that dutifully records the minutiae of 1930s life among China's literary elite without delving too deeply into the mind of its main