Ming Dynasty. The young emporer Zheng De and his sister Wushuang are imprisoned in the palace. Wushuang, disguised as a man escapes and meets Li Yilong, who she falls in love with, and his sister Phoenix who falls in love with her ! Non-sensical humeur and camp, Chinese Odyssey passes hetrosexuality through a queer mirror to emerge with a new relationship between men and women based on camaradery. It’s about time.