The Goddess 1934 神女 (Shen Nu)

the-godess

Chinese Film with English titles

Imdb 7.8

In Shanghai, a young woman (Lingyu Ruan) can support her baby boy only by turning to prostitution. In avoiding the police, the young woman comes under the inadvertent protection of a criminal boss who assaults her, then coerces her to work for him. Brutally forced to continue street walking, the woman nevertheless begins saving money secretly in order to send her son to a good school. When the boy is of age, his mother realizes her dream, until a teacher begins an investigation into her past.

Director: Yonggang Wu
Writer: Yonggang Wu (script director) (as Wu Yonggang)
Stars: Lingyu Ruan, Tian Jian, Zhizhi Zhang

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Author: Old Boy

Love the past and the future but live in the present