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Liu and Deng are a couple both in their 70s who have been married for nearly half a century and lived in a small inland city of China. The family of Liu and Deng is a typical ordinary ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Shoufang Deng Shoufang Deng ... Deng, the mother
Lijie Liu Lijie Liu ... Liu, the father
Xiaomin Liu Xiaomin Liu ... Xiaomin
Jiangsheng Jiang Jiangsheng Jiang ... Jiangsheng
Erya Chen Erya Chen ... Pingping
Liqin Huang Liqin Huang ... Liqin
Zepeng Liao Zepeng Liao ... Pengpeng
Xujun Liu Xujun Liu ... Xujun
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Liu and Deng are a couple both in their 70s who have been married for nearly half a century and lived in a small inland city of China. The family of Liu and Deng is a typical ordinary family of China. The eldest daughter Liqin, divorced with a teenage son, lives with them. The second daughter Xiaomin and youngest son Xujun live in far away cities, married and with their own families. They are also too busy to visit the parents, therefore the old couple decide to travel a long way to visit them. It will be a special journey where they will do everything they can to keep the family tied together despite the distance, being the family their sole purpose in life.

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Country:

Australia | China

Language:

Chinese

Release Date:

November 2015 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

The Family See more »

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Secular Films, Hoyn Media See more »
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1.85 : 1
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