CHARGEMENT

The scent of green papaya

A film by Tran Anh Hung

Released on jan 28 1994

About

Presentation

A film by Tran Anh Hung

With Tran Nu Yên-Khê, Lun Man San, Thi Loc Truong

Produced by Christophe Rossignon for Productions Lazennec

 

Festival de Cannes : Golden Camera

César Awards : Best First Film

Nominated for Best Foreign Film at the Oscars
 

Storyline

THE SCENT OF GREEN PAPAYA relates the life of Mui, a simple peasant girl, who comes to work for a wealthy family in 1951 Saigon as a servant. Ten years later, Mui has changed into a sophisticated young woman who is beautiful, obedient and self-sacrificing.

 

US Distributor (theatrical)

First Look Pictures

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