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This edition: Early Spring

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Episode Details

(1963/People's Republic of China, 110 min., color, drama)
In the Eastern Province in 1926, a newly arrived schoolteacher falls in love with a landlord's daughter. But he seeks to help a young widow whose son has died, so he marries the widow, which causes great tumult for the entire village. In Mandarin with English subtitles. Discussion follows film with David Buckley.

Guest List

David Buckley

Prof. Jerry Carlson Professor of film studies, City College of New York