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1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
Married to and in love with disabled peasant Ba'toer, Tuya (Yu Nan) is forced to divorce him and find a new husband to support both them and their two children when an injury leaves her unable to work. After a series of men refuse to look after Ba'toer, Tuya finds herself torn between wealthy, recently divorced oilman and schoolmate Bao'lier, who promises to provide for her husband's medical care, and her neighbor, Sen'ge, whose wife has recently left him.

Cast: Yu Nan

Director: Quanan Wang

Genres: Drama, Romance

Tuya's Marriage (2006)

Release Date: January 1st, 2006|1 hr. 36 min.

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  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Though a heartbreaking film, there are certainly moments of quirky humor. show more

  • 88
    Michael Phillips Chicago Tribune

    It is a fine and plaintive experience, more modern-day folklore than ethnographic study, and a wonderfully assured piece of cinema. show more

  • 88
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    This small, sweet drama from Chinese director Wang Quang An is picturesque, romantic and unexpectedly droll tale of life in one the world's most remote regions. show more

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