"Supreme Interests" is a TV series set in a provincial capital city in the central and western regions of China today, and the brushstrokes involve all levels of provinces, cities, counties, towns and villages, showing the process of socialist political civilization construction in an all-round and multi-angle manner. The play is directed by Bartel, written by Zhou Meisen, starring Sun Haiying, He Saifei, Cheng Yu, Zhang Xianheng, Zhang Mingyu, Yin Zhusheng, Liu Jia and so on.
The play mainly tells the cooperation and conflict between Li Guoqiang (played by Sun Haiying), the secretary of the provincial party committee, and the governor Wang Zhigang (played by He Saifei) during his term of office, and how they deal with various political, economic, social and cultural issues, such as anti-corruption, poverty alleviation and development, national unity, education reform, environmental protection, etc. With plain language, real emotions and delicate portrayals, the play shows a picture of the changing situation of officialdom, and also reflects the changes and progress of contemporary Chinese society.
One of the climactic plots of the play is that when Li Guoqiang investigates a huge corruption case involving provincial governor Wang Zhigang, he discovers that his wife Chen Li (played by Cheng Yu) is also involved. Li Guoqiang struggled between love and justice, and finally chose to stick to principles and take Wang Zhigang and Chen Li to court together. This plot shows Li Guoqiang's personality charm and political wisdom, and also reflects the play's profound discussion of power and responsibility.
The second climactic plot of the play is that when Li Guoqiang was about to leave office, he was assassinated by some people who were dissatisfied with his political achievements and style. At the moment of life and death, Li Guoqiang received support and assistance from Wang Zhigang and other comrades. Li Guoqiang eventually survived and was appointed by the Central Committee as a member of the Politburo Standing Committee. This plot shows the friendship and trust between Li Guoqiang and Wang Zhigang, and also reflects the play's active advocacy of unity and collaboration.
Evaluation of the play:
"Supreme Interests" is a TV series with profound ideological connotation and artistic value. The play not only exposes the dark side of officialdom, but also shows the bright side of officialdom. The play not only reflects the real problems of society, but also looks forward to the ideal prospects of society. The play not only creates a vivid character image, but also conveys the values of positive energy. The play is an excellent work worth watching and learning.