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Snow Flower and the Secret Fan (2011)
"A language kept a secret for a thousand years forms the backdrop for an unforgettable novel of two Chinese women whose friendship and love sustains them through their lives.
This absorbing novel – with a storyline unlike anything Lisa See has written before – takes place in 19th century China when girls had their feet bound, then spent the rest of their lives in seclusion with only a single window from which to see..." (screenplay by Angela Workman)

-premise of the book by Gavin Menzies is that a Chinese fleet of explorers led by the Admiral Zheng traversed and mapped the world before the European Age of Discovery
(
screenplay by Angela Workman)


Still waiting to hear news of the Bronte project penned by Angela Workman to start production. It seems like another Bronte film directed by Dominic Murphy might be launched soon. This one seems to be catering to the Twilight crowd but I'm more interested in the Workman production which seems to be on hold.





Cracks (2009)
A look at the lives and relationships among girls
at an elite British boarding school in the 1930's.

View trailer


Barbarian Princess (2009)
The true story of a Hawaiian princess' attempts
to maintain the independence of the island
against the threat of American colonization.
view trailer







The Woman Behind Little Women (2009)
PBS documentary of Louisa May Alcott to air December 28, 2009



Veer (2010)

The film, written by Salman Khan,
is an epic love-war film set in 1875
when the British were ruling India.

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