Floating Life (1996)

Floating Life




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This thoughtful Australian-produced drama centers upon the experiences of the Chans, a Hong Kong family who emigrates to Sydney Australia one year before Mainland China is to take over the island city. Ma and Pa Chan choose to move to Australia with their two adolescent sons because that is where Bing, their second daughter lives with her husband. Their eldest daughter Yen lives in Munich with her German husband. Their eldest son, Gar Min (the family playboy) must remain in Hong Kong until his … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
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Written By: Eddie Ling-Ching Fong, Clara Law
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All Critics (7) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | April 12, 2002
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Interesting fish out of water piece involving Chinese immigrants in Europe and Australia.

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