Scent of Green Papaya, The

A FILM BY Anh Hung Tran


A young girl, Mui, becomes a servant for a rich family. Mui is notably peaceful and curious about the world. The family consists of a frequently absent husband, a wife, an older son, two younger sons, and the husband's mother. When the husband leaves for his fourth and final time, he takes all the household's money. He returns ill and passes away shortly after.

Theatrical Release Date

Original Languages: Vietnamese
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 104 min.
Year: 1993


Anh Hung Tran