Raise the Red Lantern

Title: Raise the red lantern (Da hong deng long gao gua)
Country: China | Hong Kong | Taiwan
Year: 1991
Directed by: Zhang Yimou
Cast: Gong Li, Jingwu Ma, Saifei He
Duration: 125 min.
Language: Mandarin
Plot: China in the 1920’s. After her father’s death, young Songlian is forced to marry the old lord of a powerful family who has already three wives. Each day the husband must decide which wife to spend the night with, and a red lantern is lit in front of the house of his choice.


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