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DVD 001 752
An astonishingly candid view of a once-secret nation. This powerful program takes a remarkable first-hand look at China's tumultuous history, examining its social, political and cultural upheaval through eyewitness accounts, rare archival film footage and insightful commentary.
a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; Zeitgeist Films ; coproduced by Kathryn Dietz ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams.
[New York, NY] : WinStar TV & Video, c2001.
In English and Chinese with English voiceovers.
3 DVDs (360 min.) : sound, color with black & white sequences
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Narrator, Will Lyman.
Cameraman, Richard Gordgon ; editor, Howard Sharp ; executive producer, Judith Vecchione ; music, Tan Dun.
Originally broadcast on the PBS television in 1997.
Special features: production credits; weblinks.
"The definitive six-hour history of China."--Container.
Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976.
Deng, Xiaoping, 1904-1997.
Students China Political activity.
China History Republic, 1912-1949.
China History 1949-1976.
China History 1976-
China History Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989.
China Politics and government 1912-1949.
China Politics and government 1949-1976.
China Politics and government 1976-