賣妻
The Pawned Wife (1985)
Alias: 典妻
Country: Taiwan
Genre: Drama 
 
Director
  Wang Chu-Chin
 
Script
  Cheung Wing-Cheung (1)
 
Producer
  Chiang Xian-Cheng
 
 
Cast
  Luk Siu-Fan ... Ying Hua [title char]
  Hsieh Ping-Nan ... Chiang Liang
  Zou Lin-Lin ... Chin Ling
  Yuen Sam (1) ... Ox's father
  Pauline Wong Yuk-Wan    
  Suen Hiu-Wai    
  Man Ying (1)    
  Yeung Lit    
  Suen Lam    
  Tang Yu-Yuen    
  Man Gau (2)    
  Tung Yan (2)    
  Wang Mu-Guang    
 
Sound Recordist
  Chen Cheng-Hsiung
 
Editor
  Chiu Hung-Shing
 
Lighting
  Lau Yee-Hung
 
Costume Designer
  Chui Kam-San
 
Presenter
  Chiang Jih-Shen
 
Makeup
  Man Gau (2)
 
Assistant Director
  Chu Yue-Lam
 
Props
  Zhang Zi-Xin
 
 
 
Summary
 

Note : 1985 is an estimated year. A young starving married couple leave their baby with mum to find better fortune. They stowaway on a train, but are caught by a guard. The husband kills the guard and is injured, then is shot by another railway employee. The couple find shelter and are helped by a young monk and hindered by his master. The young monk suggests that, in order to pay for medical treatment, that the woman follow the village custom and pawn herself. Presenting herself as having a sick brother instead of a husband, the woman is pawned to an ugly but sincere villager named Ox.