Ash Is Purest White
Qiao is in love with Bin, a local mobster. During a fight between rival gangs, she fires a gun to protect him. Qiao gets five years in prison for this act of loyalty. Upon her release, she goes looking for Bin to pick up where they left off.
"A soulful epic"-- The Hollywood Reporter
"Director Jia Zhangke has become a cinematic poet of the 21st century." -- New York Magazine