The Girl On the Bread Tree



Release date: October, 2012
Director: Li Li
Writer: Zhang Yu
Producer: Wang Mengwei
Executive Producers: Chen Mingzhang, He Nian 
Genre: Romance
Starring: Joe Chen, Xu Jian, Dai Mo, Liu Minzi, Chen Yadi, Jin Jing, Zhu Xiaolei, Liu Yang, Wang Yanlin, Qin Yong, Ding Hui, Zhang Shan, Zhu Zhiqiu
Running time: 150 minutes
Language: Mandarin
Based on the novel The Girl On the Bread Tree by Amy Siu-haan Cheung
The Girl On the Bread Tree  is an adaption of Hong Kong writer Amy Siu-haan Cheung's novel of the same title. It tells the gut-wrenching love story between the female leading role Cheng Yun and the genius lyricist Lin Fangwen. It depicts the Cheng Yun' s experience of first love, friendship and love in college and presents how a girl grows to be a woman in ten years ‘time.
The drama was performed in Shanghai People’s Grand Theater from October 19 to November 4, 2012 and then in Beijing Poly Theatre from January 10 to January 13, 2013. It was so well-received by the audiences that it was performed again on May 19, 2015.