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“I recommend this film to those of us in the West that are curious about China and modern-day Beijing…The cinematography is stunning…”
- Michael Phillips, award-winning producer (“The Sting,” “Taxi Driver”)
no land is foreign when you're in love

On the eve of the Iraq War, an American in Paris and his Iraqi lover, Nadia, plan to reunite on March 11th at the Temple of Heaven in Beijing, China. When she doesn’t show for their rendezvous, he is left distraught, waiting for his lost love.

His luck changes when Judy, a fiery Chinese woman makes it her personal mission to reunite the war-torn lovers. A cataclysmic series of events unfold, set against the backdrop of one of the most controversial wars in history, as love attempts to overcome all obstacles.

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