The Little NyonyaA story that spans several decades, it tells the life of Yue Niang (Jeanette Aw), a pretty little Nyonya who is skilled in Peranakan, also known as Straits Chinese, cooking and sewing. Growing up in a traditional family, she is discriminated against as the granddaughter of a lowly second wife, a situation made worse by her mother’s disapproved union with a Japanese photographer.
Yue Niang’s beauty and kindness attracted the attention of many suitors, but incur the jealousy of her cousin. She soon catches the eye of a rich, young man who had just returned from overseas, but she loves only Chen Xi (Qi Yu Wu), a rich man disguising as a ‘penniless’ driver. He is touched by her innocence and kindness, and falls deeply in love with her. But under immense pressure, he is forced to marry Yue Niang’s cousin instead.
Yue Niang, on the other hand, is sold to a local gangster. She impresses him with her fearlessness, and becomes his sworn sister. She embarks on a journey to carve out her own life and succeeds despite several setbacks. However, there is still no sign of a man she truly loves... The Black GateDavid and Sarah are brother and sister. They haven’t seen each other since they have been separated younger, after their parent’s death in mysterious circumstances. When they get back together after years, scars from the past are still here but they have started a new life. Sarah finished her studies of archeology and David became a fitness teacher. During their metting Sarah confess that she contacted him for something. She received a parcel from their uncle, Simon Vallmore, last member or their family still alive. Inside, there is an strange occult book in a unknown language. To translate those enigmatics sentences of this old book of spells to understand those strange dreams beetwen past and futur, Sarah asks David to go with her to their uncle house to find the answers… In same time, three gangsters, after an hold-up, are trying to cross the border. Soon, all of them are going to be stuck in a terrible situation whose going to lead them until depths of hell.""