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Monday, October 24, 1983 - 19:30

Film: "Crows & Sparrows"


Shanghai in the winter of 1948. Newspaper office clerk Kong Youwen has been forced to move into a back room of his own house by KMT official Hou Yibo, who has commandeered the premises on the pretext that Kong is suspected of being a traitor. Hou is living with his mistress Yu Xiaoying on the top floor, and has rented out the other rooms in the house to two couples: schoolteacher Hua Jiezhi and his wife and daughter, and pedlar "Little Boss" and his wife.