Print 1501 c1: Will Chinese Reds see face of famine? Famine: A desolated child sits in the parched cold wilderness and cries in vain for its parents and for food, neither of which will come to him now as all strangers must shift for their own desperate selves. There is no room for consideration here now. Forman from Three Lions. Print 1501 c2: Abandoned children become the tragic prey of wild dogs who roam the countryside. Famine in China.