馬文的戰爭
Ma Wen's Battle (2010)
Alias: Mawen's Battle
Country: People's Republic of China
Language: Mandarin 
Release Date: 05/21/2010
 
Director
  Chang Zheng
 
Script
  Chang Zheng
  Qu Li-Nan
 
 
Cast
  Jiang Hong-Bo (1) ... Yang Xin
  Cheng Tai-Shen ... Ma Wen
  Wang Ji (2) ... Li Qin
  Li Meng-Nan ... Li Yi
  Bai Xiao Ying Nan ... Ma Hu
 
Cinematographer
  Qu Li-Nan
 
Story
  Ye Shaoyan
 
Art Director
  Zhou Yan
 
 
 
Summary
 

Based on a popular TV series.<p> his film touches on the complex and twisted relationships between husband and wife, ex-couples and parents and children. Strange and awkward situations fueled by these difficult relationships make up this urban family dark comedy. <p> MA WEN’S BATTLE adapted from Chinese writer Ye Zhaoyan's best-selling same-named novel, depicts the story of Ma Wen and his wife Yang Xin, who cannot reach an agreement on the distribution of their common property--the house-- after they get divorced. As a result, Ma has to share a small room with his ex-wife, their young son, and his ex-wife's new lover. The four protagonists, struggling with the evolution of romantic relationships, have some clear-headed moments among their general confusion. Ma Wen, who feels useless and ordinary, wants to live a quiet life, yet must now endure the agonizing love battle caused by his housing problem. (HIFF)