From lowest working class, she represents her social class by bravely joining the red army which fought willingly for a cause in the liberation of china. The strength of a woman in fighting for a common cause is portrayed when Qionghau takes a short ata Nan Baitian while on strict scouting trip. With the main theme “politics” the movies clearly depicts woman’s position in the attainment of political agendas. Communist being the main idea advocated in the movie, lack of sexuality between the two main character enforces the idea of communist main cause which comes above other things. Qionghua returns the four coins she was given by Hong to him before the war breaks out for the registration of her party membership fee. This depicts woman as conservative and good manager of resources. This is centrally to the main picture painted to woman in that time and many years that followed as resource spendthrift. Her strength is depicted by participating up to the last event of the battle against Nationalists and old society.
Although the movie portrayed woman positively and as the agent of change the hero of the movie who was made a martyr towards the end is a male character. This makes the film more complicated in terms gender picture. In conclusion the film stands as an example of linking the struggle against property and the struggle for women’s liberation (Zhongguo