Follow me in Chinese: Chinese Acrobatics & Chinese Lion Dance
Chinese Culture Series
Published by Guangzhou Audio-Visual Publishing House, 2006
DVD region code setting: All (Is my DVD player able to play this DVD?)
Picture Format: NTSC, MPEG-2, Color
Subtitles: Chinese and English
Run time: 59 minutes
ISBN: 7885184420 / 9787885184421
The Chinese Acrobatics
This documentary introduces the development of Chinese acrobatics from the folk people to the court, and finally from the court to the folk people, in which the history and the development of Chinese acrobatics are demonstrated. In this documentary, you can enjoy the wonderful performance of Chinese acrobatics in Wuqiao, where is the cradle of Chinese acrobatics. The Chinese who are not supposed to show their feelings easily, outwardly tender while inwardly doughty in character, embrace their characters in Chinese acrobatics. This documentary not only gives an overview of Chinese acrobatics, but also concludes the development of Chinese acrobatics.
Chinese Lion Dance
Chinese Lion Dance is a particular art form typical of Chinese culture. There is not lions living actually in China, but lion culture and lion dance are wide spread in China. This documentary focuses on introducing the skills and difference of Chinese lion dance in the south and in the north respectively. Chinese lion dance in the south is reserved and delicate, while it is majestic in the north. In this documentary, one will enjoy fully the wonderful performance of Chinese lion dance.