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XI Chu Ba Wang: The Great Conqueror's Concubine

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The year was 206 B.C. during the throne of Qin dynasty. The land was in total chaos and two of the mightiest rebels were led by Xiang Yu and Liu Bang who joined forces at Chu State. Liu Bang won the final success and began the first emperor of Han Dynasty. But Xiang Yu and his wife Yu Chi committed suicide in the end.
VHS
1994
Ivy (By Request)
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Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai: Liang Shanbo Yu Zhu Yingtai

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Maiden Zhu Ying Tai disguises herself as a gentleman in order to study in Hangzhou. She becomes sworn brothers with Scholar Liang Shan Bo. They study together for three years. Zhu falls in love with Liang but is too shy to tell Liang. Zhu returns home. Liang is told the truth, he rushes to make a proposal but is too late. Zhu is engaged to another man, her father refuses to break the engagement. The two lovers swear if they cannot live together, they will die together.
VHS
1983
Ivy (By Request)
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The Perfumed Handkerchief

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Classic comedy of manners which offers an opportunity for Westerners to experience Chinese opera in all of its musical and visual splendor. The falsetto singing and stylized gestures epitomize the traditional culture of the Orient.
VHS
1981
Ivy (By Request)
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Qing Chun Ji: The Rite of Youth

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Relates the experiences of a girl who is sent to work among the Tʻai minority people during the Cultural Revolution.
VHS
1985
Ivy (By Request)
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Ke Tu Qiu Hen: Song of the Exile

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Graduating from a university in Britain, Hueyin Cheung returns home to attend her sister's wedding but quickly finds herself at social and emotional odds with her seemingly imperious mother. The turbulent homecoming revives Heuyin's memories of the changed atmosphere of her childhood in Macao. Hueyin reluctantly agrees to accompany her mother on a visit to her once rich and prominent family in Japan. There, she begins to understand that she and her mother are very much alike, both having suffered similar feelings of loss and alienation throughout their adult live.
VHS
1992; 1990
Ivy (By Request)
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The Family

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The story of a family's struggles against their feudal-minded, bigotted grandfather. It takes place in a large Chinese city between 1916 and 1920.
VHS
1956
Ivy (By Request)
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Bai She Zhuan: Legend of the White Snake

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An opera about the romance of a lady, who is transformed from a thousand year old white snake-fairy, and a handsome young scholar during the Yuan Dynasty.
VHS
1983; 1980
Ivy (By Request)
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Amazing Marriage Customs

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Owing to differences in history, geography, communications and natural conditions, the culture of the various Chinese nationalities developed unevenly. This film shows us features in their customs in marriage.
VHS
1988
Ivy (By Request)