Xiu Xiu: The Sent Down Girl
Release Date: October 10, 1998
Running Time: 99 min
Director: Joan Chen
Producer: Alice Chen, Joan Chen
Writer: Geling Yan (novel), Joan Chen (screenplay)
Cast: Li Xiaolu, Lopsang, Zheng Qian
Synopsis: Young teen girl, Xiu Xiu, is sent away to a remote corner of the Sichuan steppes for manual labor in 1975 (sending young people to there was a part of Cultural Revolution in China). A year later, she agrees to go to an even more remote spot with a Tibetan saddle tramp, Lao Jin, to learn horse herding.