[Brooklyn, New York] : [Distributed by dGenerate Films], 
Video — 1 streaming video file (147 min.) : digital, sound, color
On the outskirts of Beijing, two teenage girls from a migrant family struggle to earn the money to pay for their brother's schooling with little help from their troubled and eccentric parents. When the bough breaks at once explores the particular dynamics of one family and exposes the widespread difficulties faced by migrants living at the margins of Chinese society.