Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan In 19th-century China, two seven year old girls are matched as laotong (old sames), and bound together for eternity. Isolated by their families, they furtively communicate by taking turns writing in a secret language, nu shu, between the folds of a white silk fan. In a parallel story in present day Shanghai, the laotong's descendants, struggle to maintain the intimacy of their own childhood friendship in the face of demanding careers, complicated love lives, and a relentlessly evolving Shanghai. They try to decipher the secrets written in the fan by their ancestors.

pg Parental Guidance under 13
100 minutes

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CastBingbing Li, Gianna Jun, Vivian Wu, Hugh Jackman
DirectorWayne Wang
Formats DVD
SA DistributorNu Metro

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