Forbidden Nights


2h 1990

Brief Synopsis

Based on the true story of Judith Shapiro, an American who teaches in a provincial Chinese city shortly after the Cultural Revolution. She is caught between her Western liberal upbringing and the harsh laws of a foreign government when she falls in love with one of her students.

Film Details

Also Known As
China Love Story, China Nights
Release Date
1990
Production Company
CBS Entertainment; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Salon Films; Sync Pop Inc
Location
Hong Kong

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Based on the true story of Judith Shapiro, an American who teaches in a provincial Chinese city shortly after the Cultural Revolution. She is caught between her Western liberal upbringing and the harsh laws of a foreign government when she falls in love with one of her students.

Film Details

Also Known As
China Love Story, China Nights
Release Date
1990
Production Company
CBS Entertainment; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Salon Films; Sync Pop Inc
Location
Hong Kong

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States April 10, 1990

Began shooting November 22, 1989.

Completed shooting December 16, 1989.

Previous titles: "China Nights" and "China Love Story."