Eliane adopts Camille, whose Vietnamese parents were friends. In 1930, a French navy officer is interested in Eliane (owns 60km2 plantation) and later in Camille. There’s an uprising in Vietnam against French colonial power.
Locations include: Ipoh, Perak and Georgetown, Penang
Director: Régis Wargnier
Writing Credits: Erik Orsenna, Louis Gardel, Catherine Cohen & Régis Wargnier (original scenario & adaptation and dialogue)
Gross USA: $5,603,158
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $5,603,158