|Luo Yan||Madame Wu|
|Shek Sau||Mr. Wu|
|Anita Loo||Old Lady|
|Amy Hill||Madame Kang|
|Kate McGregor-Stewart||Sister Shirley|
Madame Wu, an aristocrat's wife, yearns to expand her intellectual horizons now that her two sons are grown. She arranges for a concubine to come to the house to distract her husband while she pursues her own studies, which leads her to Andre, an American missionary doctor, with whom she soon falls in love...