A glimpse of imperial China: “China on Film”

skjermbilde-fra-2017-01-22-16-07-24CCTV ‘s spectacular 8-part documentary series China on Film portrays China in the period after the introduction of film at the beginning of the twentieth century to the victory of the communist party in 1949. Although a slightly nationalistic account, the old archive film offers a unique glimpse into a forgotten past.

Watch China on Film here


Note: These are links to the CCTV website. The series can be access by searching the History Legends TV-series homepage.