A feature from mainland China, set around the time of the 1911 revolution, about a young woman (Ning Jing) forced to dress like a man and suppress her femininity so that she can run her family’s fireworks empire; after she falls in love with an artist and risks disgrace, she’s required to participate in a dangerous public firecracker contest. Directed by He Ping, and adapted by Da Ying from a novel by Feng Jicai; with Wu Gang.