Café owner Li Xuelian (Fan) takes on the Chinese legal system in a decade-long campaign for justice. Having conspired with her husband to get a fake divorce to secure their desired apartment, she is distraught to find that he has moved in with another woman. In order to get justice, she fights to get the divorce annulled so that she can remarry her husband and divorce him properly.

Shot using unusual aspect ratios and with stunning cinematography, this is a clever, comic commentary on Chinese bureaucracy.

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