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China

Program Title: China: Ancient Rhythms & Modern Currents
EASC Code: CC-13
Series Title:
Region/Country: China
Language: English
Subtitles:
Subject: Travel
Program Type: Documentary
Media Type: VHS
Director:
Producer: United Airlines
Release Date:
Running Time: 60 min.
Color or BW: Color
Program Abstract: Video Visits series. "Travel across 2,000 miles and 4,000 years of legends to discover the treasures of China. See the monumental Great Wall, stretching from the Godi Desert to the East China Sea. In bustling Beijing, enjoy the exquisite opera company, and enter the Forbidden City, the playground of ancient emperors. Spanning China's vast countryside, your journey will take you from Sichuan's teahouses to the canals of Suzhou-the "Venice of the East." You'll learn army of terra cotta warriors that guards Xian's Imperial Tomb. Finally, in Shanghai, the largest seaport of the Far East, take a stroll along the bound and watch the cargo ships go by."
Data Entry Date: 5/11/1999