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  • AFTERSHOCKS Alternative
  • AFTERSHOCK Alternative


After the Tangshan earthquake in 1976, a mother has to make a terrible decision when her twins are buried in rubble and the rescue of one would mean the death of the other. She chooses her son, a decision that the daughter who does miraculously survive hears. The latter is rescued and brought up by another family, but years later she returns to the area and long-buried bitterness and issues surface.

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