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THE ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS

Fei fat yi man

Directed by Mabel Cheung, Zhang Wanting
Hong Kong, 1985
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

This film tells the story of a Chinese illegal immigrant, Cheung Kwan-chow, and his journey in New York. He is looking for a girl to have a false marriage in order to gain the right of abode there. Despite all the hardship and misfortunes, he tries to cope with life and reach for his dreams.

Synopsis

This film tells the story of a Chinese illegal immigrant, Cheung Kwan-chow, and his journey in New York. He is looking for a girl to have a false marriage in order to gain the right of abode there. Despite all the hardship and misfortunes, he tries to cope with life and reach for his dreams.

The Illegal ImmigrantsDirected byMabel Cheung, Zhang Wanting

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Awards & Festivals

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Golden Horse Film Festival
1985
Hong Kong Film Awards
1986 | Winner: Best Director
1986 | 2 nominations including: Best Picture
Asia-Pacific Film Festival
1985 | Winner: Special Jury Award

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