NEXT STOP: BEIJING (season 2)
Director(s): Xiao xing CHENG – Writer(s): Xiao Xing CHENG Contact Print page
Modern Beijing is a 24-hour building site, no room for nostalgia. But some believe in traditions, like M. Li, a citizen of the old Beijing and a kung-fu master; or world famous photographer Feng Hai, who gets the inspiration for his ultra modernist work from the China of the old…
2. Living Outdoors
Beijing enjoys a continental climate and its inhabitants spent 9 months of the year in the parcs and streets. In Chinese culture, man and nature are but one. So we will be spending the day outdoors to discover this sacred bond that exists between man and nature for the Chinese.
3. Cosmopolitan Beijing
Beijing is the new Eldorado for adventurers from all walks of life. It is estimated that some 200 000 foreigners live in the city today. We’ll discover why they have chosen to settle in Beijing and meet a show host, totally unkown in his native France but famous in China...
4. Creative Beijing
Modern China has a great deal of emerging new artistic talent. The country seems intent on moving from the phase “made in China” to a new motto of “created in China”...
5. Private Beijing
The population of Beijing has doubled in 10 years, their lives changed completely. What makes them happy? From a session of wedding photos to the meeting with a 100% girl rock band, or a visit to a Buddhist temple…the private sphere of Beijing.
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