I Am Not Madame Bovary
- 2h 19min
- Directed by: Xiaogang Feng
- Cast: Fan Bingbing, Dong Chengpeng, Fan Wei
- Language: Mandarin
- UK release: 26 May 2017
Li Xuelian (Fan Bingbing) and her husband (Li Zonghan) pretend to have divorced so that they can have a dream apartment available only to singles; then he meets someone else. Talk, formal and slow dramedy about a woman’s search for justice, which is engagingly eccentric and, despite the mannerisms, beautiful.
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I Am Not Madame Bovary22 May 2017
Engagingly eccentric, if overly elaborate Chinese dramedy from director Feng Xiaogang
Think your personal life is complicated? Spare a thought for Li Xuelian (Fan Bingbing), protagonist of this mannered Chinese dramedy. This young peasant woman has undertaken a scam with her husband Qin (Li Zonghan) – pretending they have divorced so as…
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