Nguol Thua


1h 31m 1998

Brief Synopsis

When Tang hears that his older brother is ill, he immediately plans to return from the town where he runs a restaurant to his home village. But the illness is false and he is about to fall into a trap set by the villagers. They have long believed that only a tenth son can kill the magical fish in th

Film Details

Also Known As
Eleventh Child, The, Le Onzieme, Onzieme, Le, Tang
Release Date
1998
Production Company
La Sept Cinema; M6 Metropole Television
Distribution Company
Rezo Films
Location
Vietnam

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 31m

Synopsis

When Tang hears that his older brother is ill, he immediately plans to return from the town where he runs a restaurant to his home village. But the illness is false and he is about to fall into a trap set by the villagers. They have long believed that only a tenth son can kill the magical fish in their lake, and thus cure the leprosy that decimates their community. Tang has nine children and his wife is pregnant with the tenth, whom the villagers want as their savior.

Film Details

Also Known As
Eleventh Child, The, Le Onzieme, Onzieme, Le, Tang
Release Date
1998
Production Company
La Sept Cinema; M6 Metropole Television
Distribution Company
Rezo Films
Location
Vietnam

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 31m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1998

Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (in competition) August 27 - September 7, 1998.

Began shooting September 2, 1997.

Completed shooting December 10, 1997.

Released in United States 1998 (Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (in competition) August 27 - September 7, 1998.)

Released in United States 1998 (Film had its world premiere at the 1998 Montreal World Film Festival.)