Hua Mulan was heroine who disguised herself as a man to stand in for her father and joined the army in the Northern Wei Dynasty. That well-known story has been adapted for this movie. Mulan's commander Wentai was impressed by Mulan's martial skills when she first joined. However, Mulan's secret identity fell into increasing danger of being uncovered. Mulan and Wentai fought shoulder by shoulder and were both promoted. As time goes on, they came to have a tender feeling for each other. Nevertheless, their dream of tying the knot was broken up by the emperor who decided to marry his daughter to Wentai in order to end the war.
My Running Shadow
29 March 29 at 18:30
venue: China Cultural Centre
Xiuzhi, a math wizard with Aspergers syndrome, who meets his father who comes back from America for the first time when he is seventeen years old. His father intends to take him to America for further studies. When Xiuzhi is about to leave his mother, he finally realizes what she means to him. It is a worthy and impressive film about bringing up a child with Asperger’s Syndrome that dodges the gloss for naturalism…