19th century rural Vietnam, fourteen-year-old May is ready to become the third wife of a wealthy landowner. Little did she know that her hidden desires will take her by surprise and force her to make a choice between living in safety and being free.
“A small, delicate mini-masterpiece, and bright new talent behind the camera.” San Francisco Chronicle
“A hauntingly beautiful feature film debut… a quietly devastating period drama.” – The Oklahoman
“Perhaps most remarkable is the contrast between the intense interior drama and the lush, languorous world in which it rages.” – San Diego Reader