During the Cultural Revolution in China in the mid-1960s, a French diplomat falls in love with a singer in the Beijing Opera. Interwoven with allusions to the Puccini opera “Madame Butterfly”, a story of love and betrayal unfolds.
PRODUCER: Gabriella Martinelli
DIRECTOR: David Cronenberg
WRITER: David Henry Hwang
KEY CAST: Jeremy Irons, John Lone, Ian Richardson