THE WIDOWED WITCH

XIAO GUA FU CHENG XIAN JI

2018 120 CHINA Cai Chengjie

Official Section – Feature films

OFFICIAL SECTION – FEATURE FILMS

XIAO GUA FU CHENG XIAN JI (The Widowed Witch) de Cai Chengjie

XIAO GUA FU CHENG XIAN JI (The Widowed Witch) by Cai Chengjie

 

 

 

 

 

 

Production
Beijing Glazed Sky Production [Chn]

Director
Cai Chengjie

Screenwriter
Cai Chengjie

Producer
Jiao Feng, Hu Xiaotao

Cast
Tian Tian, Wen Xinyu, Wang Qilin, Wang Fuyou, Yang Shuyou, Gao Pengcheng

Synopsis
Life is rough for Erhao: widowed for the third time by an explosion at the fireworks factory she ran with her husband, she only just survives the accident. Semi-comatose and staying with her in-laws, she is raped by her brother-in-law. This sets her off on a quest through rural China that can perhaps also be seen as an escape fantasy.

Format
DCP, color

International Sales
Rediance

Filmography
Cai Chengjie
CHINA 1980

FILMOGRAPHY:

2018 THE WIDOWED WITCH

Notes
Festivals: Rotterdam

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