Follows brothers Aydar and Xirali as they create a small Parkour team with hopes of competing nationally in Beijing.
A small coastal fishing town in southern China has witnessed the arrival of many farmers and their families looking for a better life as fishermen.
This documentary portrays the difficulties of a traditional Chinese family, with its members having to change their lifestyle in the face of economic difficulties and a shifting culture.
A journey into the unknown lands explored by Zhuang Xueben, through his pictures and his travel journal recently discovered.
Follows Yuan and Xiang as they study and train at the Wuqiao Acrobatic School in China.
In a country where the government restricts religious practice, a young Christian community has decided to build its own church and keep it alive.
From cotton fields in northern China to a trade fair in the south, filmmaker Zhou Hao documents the lives of those who work within the massive Chinese cotton industry.
Shenzhen, once a small fishing village near Hong Kong, has today joined the ranks of Chinese megacities and is often cited as a prime example of China's extraordinary economic boom.
After 10 years of imprisonment, a young ex-convict attempts to find his place in modern China.
Follows a group of Yao families who have decided to give up their lives as mountain nomads and settle on land the government has provided for a village and farmland.
Best friends J and Jacky have been uprooted for a better future in Hong Kong, but is this future what the children really long to have?
The Jin Cheng restaurant in China's Chao region has a reputation for excellence due to its 'Chao' specialties.
After having her leg amputated, marathon runner Lu Chiu has to reinvent herself.
The Ji family lives in the very depths of Nothern Shannxi, close to the deserts of Inner-Mongolia. Naiyi and his wife cultivate the desolate land of northern China.
Follows three graduates as they seek employment in one of China's largest cities, Chengdu, and as they try to find their own place in society.
As a young man, Zheng spent his time gambling and dancing .But his exuberant way of life came to an end when he was charged with counter-revolutionary behaviour and sentenced to prison.
Around 50,000 migrant workers, to escape the poverty-stricken conditions of mid-west China, have formed an e-waste distmantling army.
An old mansion is about to be torn down for demolition. Mr. Jiang was born in this very house and has witnessed the history of Shanghai unfold from its balcony.
In the province of Gansu, the Minquin community struggles with the effects of desertification.
Duan, who comes from a remote village in the South of China, is a street cleaner in Canton.
Examines the lives of two elderly Chinese women living in a retirement home, as they try to build new relationships and define a new rhythm to their daily life.
On the coast of the Bohai Sea, the region has become an infamous spot for pollution, significantly affecting the fishing industry.
Everyone wants to know what Mrs. Sun, now in her 90s, will do with her money and property when she dies.
A terrible flood destroys the home of the Ah family in a small village in China's Southern Guangdong province.
At the age of 20, Bing cannot understand why his parents divorced and sets off in search of someone to blame.
Follows 86-year-old Huan Yi Yang, the only woman in her country who knows the ancient, dying language of Nu Shu.
Tong Zhanhai, a local farmer in the village of Xihaigu hopes that his children will one day leave their hometown to find a better life elsewhere.
Mr. Liang is the owner of two restaurants and an organic farm in the province of Guangdong. He is deeply convinced of the benefits of cooking with organic products.
As traditional fishing started to decline in the 1980s, Huang Xingyue took advantage of this opportunity and became the first fisherman to build a hotel in his hometown of Giulin.
Follows the story of Yin Hong and her husband as they invest everything into the dream of their son becoming a professional pianist.
A local doctor's personal quest to bring healthcare to the remote villages of northwest China reveals an intimate portrait of an unobserved rural community.
Mr. Jiu possesses a famous recipe for making roasted pigeon that he would happily pass to his son if his son expressed any interest at all.
The ancient tradition of a storyteller going from one valley to the next spreading news from the outside world is in decline. A couple with great experience with this art, only perform upon...
A team of magistrates travel by motorbike to remote mountain villages in a bid to bring state justice to rural China.
Xiao Hefu and Zhang Weibi are two eldery farmers who have chosen to remain faithful to an almost ancestral lifestyle, in the heart of nature and according to its pace.
Descending from a long line of fishermen on the Yangtze River, Liu Gujun had to redefine his professional career when the construction of the famous Three Gorges Dam began.