The People's army

United Kingdom, 1973

Film
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Episode of Series “One Mans China”.
An inside picture of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army - as well as being a fighting force, the army, in contrast to western peacetime armies, uses its personnel in “civilian” activities and is a training ground for politics, engineering and agriculture. Photographed, written and narrated by Felix Greene.

Credits

producer

Felix Greene

production company

Felix Greene Films

Language

English

Duration

00:24:43:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

34303

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → China

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → China - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → China - Social life and customs

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → People's Liberation Army (China)

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → China - Politics and government

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → China - Social conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Communism - China

History → Communism - China

Places → China

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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