When Ruo Ma was seventeen [electronic resource] / directed by Zhang Jiarui
- Additional Titles:
- When Ruoma Was Seventeen
- Honolulu, HI : Asia Pacific Films, 2002.
- Physical Description:
- 1 streaming video file (91 min.)
- Additional Creators:
- Zhang, Jiarui, 1958-
- Asian film online, volume 2
- Language Note:
- In Mandarin.
- When Ruo Ma Was Seventeen illustrates the perspectives and fantasies of young people towards love. Ruo Ma, a girl from the Xiani tribe, lives with her grandmother since childhood. Fantasising about the world outside, Ruo Ma wants to visit the city but has no money. She meets Ming, a photographer, who helps her earn money by getting her to pose in her tribal costume with the tourists. But soon Ming has to leave. Screened at the Berlin International Film Festival and the Pusan International Film Festival.
- Title from resource description page (viewed February 18, 2015).
- Data/Place of Event:
- Recorded in China.
- Other Forms:
- Previously released as DVD.
- Won 2003 Beijing Student Film Festival Special Jury Award
Nominated 2003 Golden Rooster Awards, Best Cinematography
Nominated 2003 Golden Rooster Awards, Best Film
Nominated 2003 Golden Rooster Awards, Best Newcomer
Nominated 2003 Golden Rooster Awards, Best Screenplay
Nominated 2003 Montréal World Film Festival Grand Prix des Amériques
Won 2004 Shanghai Film Critics Award, Best New Performer
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