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Xiaowen Zhou

Ermo

Edition 1995
93' - 1994 - Drama, Comedy - Dialogue: Mandarin
Director: Xiaowen Zhou Composer: Xiaowen Zhou With: Liya Ai, Peiqi Liu, Zhijun Ge
Ermo is a hard-working woman living in a village with her much older husband and a 7-year old son, Tiger. The husband is an ex-village chief. Despite the fact that he was sacked a long time ago (due to an undiagnosed illness which renders him too weak for hard labour), people still call hirn chief. Ermo supports the family by making twisted noodles and selling them in the village. Her next-door neighbour offers to drive her into town in his truck so that she can sell her wares for a better price. He is married to a fat woman who does nothing but eat, sleep and watch television, Jealous of her easy life, her TV and possibly her good husband, Ermo secretly poisons the woman's pigs...

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Credits

Director

Xiaowen Zhou

Composer

Xiaowen Zhou

With

Liya Ai, Peiqi Liu, Zhijun Ge

Scenario

Lang Yun

Director of Photography

Gengxin Lü

Editor

Furong Zhong

Producer

Jimmy Tan, Chen Kumming

More information

Dialogue

Mandarin

Countries of production

Hong Kong, China

Year

1994

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