Set in a breath-taking primitive landscape in the mountainous provinces of Vietnam, the film tells the story of a Hmong tribe girl named Pao. She was raised by her stepmother, for her real mother left her when she was little. One day, her stepmother dies in an accident, and she begins to track down her birth mother. But her journey turns out to disclose an unsealed sentimental drama of the family in the past.
Everyone has a secret that goes to the grave.
Did You Know?
An epilogue reveals that Mrs. Dao, Thi Hoa (aka. Mrs. Sim) died in 1990 at 37 years-old. Mr. Giang Minh Chu (aka. Mr. Chung) died in 1991 at 57 years-old. Mrs. Mua Thi May (aka. Mrs. Kia) is living with Ms. Giang Thi Thuong (aka. Pao) & her children in a small town outside Ha Giang Province. See more