Chinese Fiction Movies 1949-1954

Year* Title Chinese title Director Genre Studio
1949 Bridge Wang Bin Drama Northeast
1949 Crows and Sparrows 乌鸦和麻雀 Zheng Junli Political satire  Kunlun
1949 Daughters of China 中国的女儿们 Ling Zifeng War Northeast
1949 Sorrows and Joys of a middle aged man 哀乐中年 Sang Hu Drama Wenhua
1949 Female Fighters/Three girls 丽人行 Chen Liting Drama Kunlun
1949 Hope In the World 希望在人间 Shen Fu Drama Kunlun
1949 The Lost Love  失去的爱  Tang Xiaodan Drama Kunlun
1949 Orphan on the Streets/the Winter of Three-Hairs 三毛流浪记) Zhao Ming Comedy Kunlun
1949 The watch Huang Zuolin Drama Wenhua
1949 The Strange Story of the Film Studio 影城奇谭 Drama**** Guotai Studio
1949 Quintessence of Shaoxing Opera 越剧精华 Sang Hu Opera Wenhua
1949 Million heroes crossing the Yangtze 百萬雄獅下江南 Wu Benli War Beijing
1949 Catching the Dream 寻梦记 Tang Huang Drama Central Film
1949 Anecdotes of an Actor 二百五小传 Zheng Xiaoqiu Drama Datong Studio
1949 The Rage of Taiping Bridge 太平桥的怒潮 Yang Xiaozhong War New China Film
1950 Corruption/Corrosion 腐蚀 Huang Zuolin Drama/War Wenhua
1950 The Life of Wu Xun 武训传 Sun Yu Biographical Kunlun
1950 Peaceful Spring 太平春 Sang Hu Drama Wenhua
1950 Liaring husband 说谎的丈夫 Shao Yifang Drama  
1950 Red Banner on the Emerald Ridge 翠岗红旗 Zhang Junxiang War Shanghai
1950 Free world 自由天地 Huang Han War  
1950 This Life of Mine 我这一辈子 Shi Hui Comedy Wenhua
1950 The White Haired Girl 白毛女 Shui Hua Drama Northeast
1950 Green light 青灯怨 Zhang Tianci Drama Cathay
1950 Defend the fruits of victory 保卫胜利果实  Li Enjie, Erin Drama  
1950 Earth Light 大地重光 Xu Wei  Drama Shanghai
1950 Child marriage 儿女亲事 Du Shenghua Drama Beijing
1950 Steel Soldier 钢铁战士 Cheng Yin War Northeast
1950 Advance triumphantly 高歌猛进 Wang Jiayi War Northeast
1950 Peace defender 和平保卫者 Shi Yan Drama Beijing
1950 Liu Hulan 刘胡兰 Feng Bailu War Northeast
1950 Inner Mongolia People's victory 内蒙人民的胜利 Gan Wei War Northeast
1950 Luliang Heroes 吕梁英雄 Lü Ban War Beijing
1950 Thanks little cat 谢谢小花猫 Fang Ming Animation Shanghai A
1950 Ideological problems 思想问题 Huang Zuolin Drama Wenhua
1950 Peace dove 和平鸽 Tao Jin Drama Daguangming
1950 Patriotic protect the family 卫国保家 Yan Gong War Northeast
1950 Biography of movie fans 影迷传 Hong Mo Comedy**** Datong studio
1950 A difficult couple 患难夫妻 Han Langen Comedy Huichang studio
1950 Pomegranate Red 石榴红 Han Yi Drama China Workshop
1950 Wife trouble 太太问题 Xu Changlin  Comedy Cathay
1950 Distant villages 辽远的乡村 Wu Yonggang Drama Northeast
1950 Red Flag song 红旗歌 Wu Zuguang Drama Northeast
1950 People fighters 人民的战士 Zhai Qiang War Northeast
1950 Honorable people 光荣人家 Ling Zifeng Drama Northeast
1950 Democratic Youth March 民主青年进行曲 Wang Yi War Beijing
1950 The Ghosts Are Not Spiritual/The Sorcery 神鬼不灵 Zhang Bo Drama Beijing
1950 Symphony of Life 生命交响曲 Xu Suling Drama Cathay
1950 Female tycoon 女大亨 Xu Suling Drama Cathay
1950 Deep hatred 仇深似海 Xu Suling Drama Cathay
1950 Three hundred and sixty lines 三百六十行 Ye Yifang Drama  
1950 Jiangnan Spring 江南春晓 Ye Qingjiang Drama Cathay
1950 Between humans and animals 人兽之间 He Feiguang Drama Shanghai
1950 People's giant palm 人民的巨掌 Chen Yuting Drama Kunlun
1950 Women's Spring and Autumn 妇女春秋 Ying Yunwei Drama Cathay
1950 Marriage is an important event 婚姻大事 Xu Changlin Drama Huichang studio
1950 The Phoenix 再生凤凰 Ying Yunwei  Drama Cathay
1950 Everyone is happy 大家欢喜 Yang Xiaozhong Drama New China Film
1950 Daughter Spring 女儿春 Huang Han Drama Datong studio
1950 Happiness in Farming  农家乐 Zhang Ke Drama Shanghai
1950 Ying and Yang 阴阳界 Wu Ziniu Drama  
1950 A story of film fans 影迷傳 Hong Mo Action Datong studio
1950 On the way forward 在前进的道路上 Cheng Yin Drama Northeast
1950 Story of a wandering hero in Jiang village 江村游俠傳 Chen Yiqing Drama New China Film
1950 Zhao Yiman 赵一曼 Sha Meng War Northeast
1950 Acacia (Love tree) 相思树 Huang Shaofen Drama Wenhua
1950 Arise United Toward Tomorrow 团结起来到明天 Zhao Ming Drama Shanghai
1950 Sea storm 海上风暴  Xu Xingzhi War Shanghai
1950 March of Couples 夫婦進行曲 Hung Mo Drama Changjiang
1951 Little  iron column 小铁柱 Te Wei Animation Shanghai A
1951 Protest/Complaint 控訴 Hu Daoyu, Xu Bingzhen, Xie Jin Drama Changjiang
1951 Red chamber  红楼二尤 Yang Xiaozhong Historical Drama Cathay
1951 Sword 鸳鸯剑 Su Xuling Historical Drama Cathay
1951 The Married Couple 我们夫妇之间 Zheng Junli Drama Kunlun
1951 New Heroes and Heroines 新兒女英雄傳 Shi Dongshan War Beijing
1951 Spring of two families/Two springs 兩家春 Gao Bo Drama Changjiang
1951 Shangrao concentrationcamp 上饶集中营 Zhang Ke War Shanghai
1951 Platoon Commander Guan 关连长 Shi Hui War Wenhua
1951 Reunion After Victory 胜利重逢 Tang Xiaodan War Shanghai
1951 A Window on America/A glimpse of America 美国之窗 Shi Hui Comedy Wenhua
1951 Should they marry? 误佳期 Zhu Shilin Drama/comedy Longma
1951 The flower girl 花凤仙 Zhu Shilin Drama Longma
1951 Sisters and sisters 姊妹冤家 Xu Suling Drama China Agency
1951 Pastoral Nothern Shaanxi 陕北牧歌 Ling Zifeng Drama Beijing
1951 Sisters Stand Up 姐姐妹妹站起来 Chen Xihe Drama Wenhua
1951 Only love 只不过是爱情 Han Yi Drama China Workshop
1951 When grapes are ripe 葡萄熟了的时候 Wang Jiayi Comedy Northeast
1951 A Pack of Lies 鬼话 Wang Jiayi Korea war Northeast
1951 Accusation 控诉 Xu Bingzhen Drama Changjiang
1951 Toward a New China 走向新中国 Ling Zifeng Drama Beijing
1951 Phoenix flying 彩凤双飞 Pan Jienong Historical Drama Datong studio
1951 United for tomorrow 团结起来到明天 Zhao Ming Drama Shanghai
1951 There is a Family 有一家人家 Sang Hu Drama Wenhua
1951 Splendor 光辉灿烂 Ye Ming Drama Wenhua
1951 People 人  Shi Shu Drama  
1951 Female driver 女司机 Qun Xian Drama Shanghai
1952 Consistently inhumane 一贯害人道 Li Enjie Drama Beijing
1952 From Victory to Victory 南征北战 Cheng Yin War Shanghai
1952 Dragon beard ditch 龙须沟 Xin Qun Drama Beijing
1952 Gate Number 6 六号门 Lü Ban Drama Northeast
1952 American Window - Truman Portrait** 美国之窗—杜鲁门画像 Hou Baolin Comedy Wenhua
1952 The cat is fishing 小貓釣魚 Fang Ming Animation Shanghai A
1952 The fruits of labour 劳动花开 Chen Liting Drama Kunlun
1952 Bless the Children 为孩子们祝福 Zhao Dan Children Kunlun
1952 Square pearl 方珍珠 Xu Changlin War Daguangming
1952 Diffuse song/Spinning flower 纺花曲 Chen Fu Drama Kunlun
1953 Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai*** 梁山伯与祝英台新传 Sang Hu Chinese Opera Nanhai Filmstudio
1953 Little Hero 小小英雄 Jin Xi Animation Shanghai A
1953 Zhao Xiaolan 赵小兰 Lin Yang Comedy Beijing
1953 The Wedding 结婚 Yan Gong Comedy Northeast
1953 People On The Prairie/grasslands 草原上的人们 Xu Tao  Drama Northeast
1953 Sister-in-Law 小姑贤 Lin Nong Opera Northeast
1953 Picking Mushrooms 采蘑菇  Te Wei Animation Shanghai A
1953 Bumper harvest 丰收 Sha Meng Drama Northeast
1953 Ingeniously taking mount Hua 智取华山 Guo Wei War Beijing
1953 A Woman Representative 妇女代表 Chen Xihe Drama Shanghai
1953 Cut the Evil’s Claw 斩断魔爪 Chen Fu Drama Shanghai
1953 The Gold and Silver River Band 金银滩 Ling Zifeng War Shanghai
1953 Sunshine Over the Red-Stone Gully 太阳照亮了红石沟 Lu Ren Drama Wenhua
1954 Scouting Across the Yangtze River 渡江侦察记 Tang Xiaodan War Shanghai
1954 A Horse Caravan  山间铃响马帮来 Wang Weiyi Drama Shanghai
1954 Grain station 沙家店粮站 Gan Xuewei Drama Northeast
1954 The Universal Pagoda 宇宙锋 Xu Suling Drama Northeast
1954 Endless potential 无穷的潜力 Xu Ke Drama Northeast
1954 Pick Up the Jade Bracelet 拾玉镯 Chen Yuran Opera Northeast
1954 A Heroic Driver 英雄司机 Lǚ Ban Drama Northeast
1954 The Earth 土地 Shui Hua Drama Northeast
1954 The Great Beginning  伟大的起点  Zhang Ke Drama Shanghai
1954 Good friend 好朋友 Te Wei Animation Shanghai A
1954 Spring Wind comes to Nuomin River 春风吹到诺敏河 Ling Zifeng Drama Northeast
1954 The Dream of Xiao Mei 小梅的夢 Jin Xi Animation Shanghai A
1954 Little white rabbit 小白兔 Ma Yongtian Children Beijing
1954 A Resolution 一件提案 Li Enjie Drama Beijing
1954 People go up high 人往高处走 Xu Suling Drama  
1954 A wave of unrest 一场风波 Ling Nong Drama Shanghai
1954 3 Years 三年 Zhao Ming Musical Shanghai
1954 Can't take that road 不能走那条路 Ying Yunwei Drama Shanghai
1954 The People by the Huai River 淮上人家 Zhang Junxiang Drama Shanghai
1954 Boasting frog 夸口的青蛙 He Yumen Animation Shanghai A
1954 Blue bridge 蓝桥会 Xie Jin Opera Shanghai
1954 The Stage Art of the Covered Sky 盖叫天的舞台艺术 Bai Chen Opera Shanghai
1954 Double grind 双推磨 Huang Zuolin Drama Shanghai
1954 The Letter with Feathers 鸡毛信 Shi Hui War/Children Shanghai

1949 movies which are 'pro-communist'
Kunlun=Kunlun Film Company
Changjiang=Changjiang Filmstudio merged with Kunlun in late 1951
Northeast=Northeast Filmstudio
Northeast Film Studio was established in the Heilongjiang province on October 1, 1946
Shanghai A=Shanghai Animation Film studio  Shanghai A is a cartoon group under the art department of Northeast Film Studio
Central Film=Shanghai Film Factory no. 1. Closed in 1949 by Shanghai Military Control Committee
Shanghai=Shanghai Filmstudio
Beijning=Beijing Filmstudio
China Workshop=China Colorful Film Experimental Workshop
Cathay=Cathay Pacific studio
Kunlun, Guotai studio, Cathay and Datong Filmstudio are combined in 1953  with Shanghai Film Studio .
* sometimes year of production or release
** short movie
*** first PRC colour movie
**** potpourri films extracting and reassembling prior movie scenes