Small Happiness:
Women of a Chinese Village

"To give birth to a boy is considered a big happiness. To give birth to a girl is a small happiness. Well, you can't say it's no happiness."

— A grandfather in Long Bow village

Small Happiness (58 min., 1984) explores sexual politics in rural China with segments on love and marriage, foot-binding, child-bearing and birth control.

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Small Happiness


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