The Little Chinese Seamstress
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Integral Scenes That Were Removed - Little Chinese Seamstress
Integral Scenes That Were Removed -
Director Influence- Sex Appeal
Director Influence- Communist Era
Director Influence- Previous Friendship
In particular, there was no mention of the humiliation of Luo’s father. This takes away from the story because the scene gives further understanding to Luo’s character and shows why he has shows such opposition to the communist movement. He planned to get revenge on everyone who denounced his father, but he instead lashes out at his best friend. This shows how strong Luo and the narrator’s friendship is. Sometimes you need a friend who will listen and sometimes you need a friend who will let you punch them in the face.
Director Influence- What's In A Name?
Director Influence- Too Easy
Critical Acclaim- Film
Critical Acclaim- Novel
The book was a best seller in France in 2000 and has won literary awards.