About the film
based on novel or book age difference lolita virgin arranged marriage vietnam forbidden love lover indochina love sexual attraction loss of virginity statutory rape older man younger woman relationship lust desire cult film sexual awakening 1920s
Release Date: February 22, 1992
|Slogan||:||«She gave her innocence, her passion, her body. The one thing she couldn't give was her love.»|
|Production Companies||:||Timothy Burrill Productions, Renn Productions, Grai Phang Film Studio, Films A2|
|Producers||:||Timothy Burrill, Claude Berri, Jacques Tronel|
|Writers||:||Jean-Jacques Annaud, Gérard Brach, Marguerite Duras|
A poor French teenage girl engages in an illicit affair with a wealthy Chinese heir in 1920s Saigon. For the first time in her young life she has control, and she wields it deftly over her besotted lover throughout a series of clandestine meetings and torrid encounters.