The Human Face of China

The Human Face of China
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It is Always So in the World
An examination of the day-to-day life of the Sun family in the village of Pengpu, one of 150 villages built in Shanghai in two decades from the 1950s.
Mind, Body and Spirit
This film looks at China's health care system and how propaganda is used to spread awareness of disease. Medical services for China's rural people, who make up 80 per cent…
One Hundred Entertainments
Based in Xi'an, on the old silk road to the west, the Shanxi Provincial Acrobatic Troupe are skilled in their art and loved by the people who see them perform.…
Something for Everyone
This program examines the life of Chian Li-he and his family, as part of a People's Commune in Kwangtung, China which is aimed at self-sufficiency. By following the family at…
Son of the Ocean
One of the grandest links in China's network of waterways is the Yangtze River, which was closed to foreigners in 1949. In this riverboat journey, as we travel through the…

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