The Scent of Green Papaya / COMPLETED

  • Director : Tran Anh Hung
  • Actors : Tran Nu Yên Khê, Man San Lu, Truong Thi Loc
  • Genre : Drama
  • Nationality : Vietnamese
  • Duration : 100 min
  • Year : 1993


Saigon, 1951. Mui, a 12-year-old peasant girl, is hired to work at the home
of an affluent Vietnamese family as a servant. She is quietly and carefully
observant of everything around her. As Mui grows into a beautiful young
woman, the family falls on hard times and sends her to work as a pianist
who is engaged to be married. Mui will fall in love for the first time…

“Cannes 1993 (Caméra D’Or)”