If you are interested in China in the early 90s, you definitely cannot miss this movie——The Piano in A Factory. Under the background of an industrial town in northeast China, the struggle between dream and reality is fully presented. The movie tells us that everyone has a chance to realize their dreams as long as they keep working on it.
Steelworker Chen has a passion for music and plays the accordion in a local band with a close group of friends. When his estranged wife returns after years of absence, she demands a divorce and a sole custody of their daughter. Chen is at a loss. He doesn't mind divorcing a woman who has become a stranger, but he can't bear to part with his daughter. Chen has worked hard to give her a respectable life and has taught her his love of music. When asked if she'd rather stay with her father or go with her mother, the girl gives a practical, devastating answer: she'll go with whomever can provide her with a piano...