About the film
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Release Date: August 13, 1994
|Slogan||:||«Life is fleeting as a butterfly.»|
|Genres||:||Romance, Drama, Family, Fantasy|
|Production Companies||:||Film Workshop, Golden Harvest Productions, Paragon Films Ltd.|
|Writers||:||Tsui Hark, Sharon Hui|
In 3A.D., during the Eastern Jin Dynasty, parents dress a very pretty, very privileged girl like a boy so she may be educated in a local boarding school. There, she falls in love with a poor, but handsome and industrious young man, but their short love affair ends in disaster.