The Scent Of Green Papaya

  • 1993
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

A film about Vietnam that's not about the Vietnam war--in fact, not about Europeans at all--THE SCENT OF GREEN PAPAYA is precious, tranquil, and serenely beautiful. The film opens in Saigon in 1951. Pretty, clever Mui (Lu Man San), a 10-year-old country girl, arrives at the beautiful house where she will work as a servant. She is taken in by an older...read more

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The Scent Of Green Papaya - Official Trailer
01:34 — A modern fairy-tale of visual beauty, incredible romance and struggle with a happy ending. Nominated for Best Foreign Film. Vietnamese with English su (more…)

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  • Released: 1993
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A film about Vietnam that's not about the Vietnam war--in fact, not about Europeans at all--THE SCENT OF GREEN PAPAYA is precious, tranquil, and serenely beautiful. The film opens in Saigon in 1951. Pretty, clever Mui (Lu Man San), a 10-year-old country… (more)

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