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New film supports the right of Chinese women to decide if and when to marry

  In the developed world, many take the gains that women have attained as universal around the globe. However, things aren't quite the same in nations like China, as societal norms in nations like these have conspired to hold women back from realizing their full life potential. In China, the pressure is immense for young women to get married to men at a very young age. If they get to the age of 25 without being joined in eternal matrimony to any man, society at large deems these ladies