Movie Details

Little Big Master

Hung is a retired headmistress who finds out that a kindergarten in a village called Yuen Long is looking for a headmaster. This particular kindergarten only has five poor students. She realises that if the kindergarten is not able to hire a headmaster in time, it will be rebuilt into a garbage room. Find out what Hung will do to help these five children. This film is based on a true story of a headmaster who stands by her principle and faith to run a kindergarten for underprivileged kids, regardless of the very low pay and difficulties, and in the end her sacrifice finally wins the respect of the public.

Language: Mandarin
Subtitle: English / Chinese
Classification: PG
Release Date: 19 Mar 2015
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 1 Hour 53 Minutes
Cast: Miriam Yeung, Louis Koo
Director: Adrian Kwan
Format: 2D

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Writer: Cinnamon Lion

Writer Ratings:

Watch this if you liked: “The Class” and “The Kindergarten Teacher”

The Good, the Bad and the Poor Students:

• The film is an absolute tear-jerker based on a true story which delivers positive messages filled with sweet and sentimental moments.

• A heartfelt performance by Cantopop idol Miriam Yeung who plays a heroic head mistress along with 5 adorable little girls whose performances are so cute that it will pull your heartstrings!

• The film is a breath of fresh air that is not so overly emotional or dramatic; it is pure, innocent and filled with dreams.

• The film teaches us that we can be heroes too as long as we have our dreams.


• The film is based on the life of Lillian Lui, Hong Kong lowest paid headmistress in 2009.

Cinema Online, 24 March 2015
Effective 15 July 2011
G - Suitable for all ages
PG - Suitable for all ages, but parents should provide guidance to their young
PG13 - Suitable for persons aged 13 and above, but parental guidance is advised for children below 13
NC16 - Suitable for persons aged 16 years and above
M18 - Suitable for persons aged 18 years and above
R21 - Restricted to persons aged 21 and above only
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