Dir: Chow Sze-luk
Scr: Lau Cheung-ching
Cast: Fong Yim-fun, Law Kim-long, Lam Kar-sing, Tam Sin-hung
1958 / B&W / D Beta / Cantonese / 104min
Lovers' Tears is adapted from the renowned Cantonese opera of the same title by the Sun Yim Yeung Opera Troupe. It's the story of a scholar (Lam Kar-sing) who is persecuted by a treacherous minister and the suffering endured by his wife and sworn brother to unhold his honor. A saga of dramatic twists and turns, with great opera performances by Lam and lead actress Fong Yim-fun.
||Cinema, Hong Kong Film Archive
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