All under heaven: life in a chinese village

United States, 1985

Film
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Episode number 1 of Series “Long Bow Trilogy”.
An intimate look at daily life in Long Bow, a village 600 kilometres south-west of Beijing in Northern China. Ancient traditions persist - we see an elaborate funeral, a country fair, a local animal market and an open air opera. Documents the changes that have come to Long Bow with the shift from collective to individual farming.

Credits

production company

Long Bow Productions

co-producer

Carma Hinton

Richard Gordon

Kathy Kline

Don Sape

co-director

Carma Hinton

Richard Gordon

Duration

00:58:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1985

Appears in

Long Bow Trilogy

Group of items

Long Bow Trilogy

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

017488

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

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

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

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

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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