About the film
New Year Sacrifice
Release Date: October 19, 1956
|Production Companies||:||Beijing Film Studio|
|Writers||:||Yan Xia, Xun Lu|
In a mountain hamlet in eastern China, a poor woman faces trial after trial. Sold into marriage as a child, she is left a young widow and enslaved by her mother-in-law, who sells her to a poor peasant. Her second marriage turns out to be happy until fate takes away her husband and son. Now seen as a bearer of bad luck, she becomes a social outcast.