The painted veil
The Golden Globe Award-winning The Painted Veil is about the restless young Kitty who grew up in an upper-class family she wants to get away from. She meets the doctor Walter Fane and marries him. They move to Shanghai where she falls in love with another man and begins a relationship with him. After the infidelity is discovered, Kitty's husband accepts a job in a cholera-stricken village far away. The hard life and work to fight cholera brings them both closer together.