Summer Palace is a Chinese romance movie. Setting in China, 1989, Yu Hong leaves her village, her family and her boyfriend to study in Beijing, where she discovers a world of intense sexual and emotional experimentation, and falls madly in love with fellow student Zhou Wei. Their relationship becomes one of dangerous games, as all around them their fellow students begin to demonstrate, demanding democracy and freedom.
Release Date: May 3, 2007
Running Time: 140 mins
Genre: Romance / Drama
Directed by: Lou Ye
Local Distributor: Festive Films