This film is a gem. In a simple narrative a whole geopolitical phenomena which is China today is portrayed. As someone who has lived and taught in Asia, the characters...
Up the YangtzeIn China, it is simply known as “the River.” But the Yangtze (and all of the life that surrounds it) is undergoing a truly astonishing transformation wrought by the largest hydroelectric project in history, the Three Gorges Dam. Canadian documentary filmmaker Yung Chang returns to the gorgeous, now-disappearing landscape of...Start your free trial to watch
The film was very interesting to me because it brought back memories of when I made the trip. I went down the Yangtze River during the mid 1980's. It wasn't...
Disturbing and powerful, like the river itself. It's a documentary, it explores the lives of ordinary Chinese without blinking at government corruption.