In present-day China, Li Jin Bu (Zhuang Da Fei) is a high school girl who was brought up by her loving mother, Li Qing Tong (Chen Hao Yu) in a single-parent family. Life has not always been easy for the two of them, but Li Jin Bu has never really understood why things have turned out the way they have for her mother. Then, one day, Li Jin Bu finds herself in distinctly unfamiliar surroundings. When she hears a TV announcer say that the country is preparing to usher in the Millennium, she realizes that she has magically been transported back to 1999! Then things get even weirder when she meets her mother, back in her younger years. Li Jin Bu strikes up an unlikely friendship with Li Qing Tong, getting to know her friends – and admirers. Can this magical journey through time help Li Jin Bu learn more about her mother – and help her develop a new level of understanding for Li Qing Tong? “I Don't Want To Be Friends With You” is a 2020 Chinese drama series that was directed by Tian Yu.