Ash Is Purest White (2018)

Film details

  • Countries

    People's Republic of China France Hong Kong

  • Year

    2018

  • Genres

    Crime Drama

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Jiang hu er nv Original Chinese
  • Jiang hu er nü Alternative Chinese
  • Jianghu ernü Alternative Chinese
  • Les Éternels Alternative French

Synopsis

Drama, lasting from 2001 to 2018. In Datong, Shanxi Province, in northern China, a young woman, Qiao, is popular with the underworld societies, the Juanghu. Her gangster boyfriend Bin is ambushed in the street, and during the ensuing fight she fires a gun to save his life. For this she goes to prison for five years. When she is released she goes on an epic journey, wondering whether she can reubild her life with Bin. After some time in the Three Gorges area, in south-western China, she finds herself drawn back to Shanxi Province.

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