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|Genre/Form:||Historical television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
|Named Person:||Kai-shek Chiang; Xiaoping Deng; Zedong Mao|
|Material Type:||Internet resource, Videorecording|
|Document Type:||Visual material, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Will Lyman; Sue Williams; Kathryn Dietz; Dun Tan; Ambrica Productions.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Channel Four (Great Britain); WGBH Educational Foundation.; Zeitgeist Films.
|Language Note:||Narration in English. Dialogue in Chinese with English subtitles or voiceovers. Optional Chinese subtitles throughout.|
|Notes:||Collective title from disc menus.
Originally produced for television between 1989-1997.
|Credits:||Camera, Richard Gordon ... [et al.] ; editor, Howard Sharp, John J. Martin (pt. 3) ; music, Tan Dun, Jason Kao Hwang (pt. 3).|
|Performer(s):||Narrator, Will Lyman.|
|Target Audience:||Not rated.|
|Description:||3 videodiscs (339 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 leaflet.|
|Details:||DVD-video; + NTSC region 1; 1.33:1 original broadcast aspect ratio.|
|Contents:||Disc 1. China in revolution. Battle for survival, 1911-1936 (58 min.) ; Fighting for the future, 1936-1949 (55 min.) / Ambrica Productions ; written and directed by Sue Williams ; co-director, Kathryn Dietz ; editor, Howard Sharp ; camera, Richard Gordon, Jean de Segonzac, Michael Chin ; music composed by Tan Dun ; produced by Sue Williams and Kathryn Dietz (1989, 113 min.). Disc 2. The Mao years. Catch the stars and moon, 1949-1960 (59 min.) ; It is right to rebel!, 1960-1976 (55 min.) / Ambrica Productions, in association with WGBH Television and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; coordinating producer, Kathryn Dietz ; edited by Howard Sharp ; camera, Bestor Cram ... [et al.] ; music composed by Tan Dun ; WGBH Educational Foundation (1994, 114 min.). Disc 3. Born under the red flag. Surviving Mao (55 min.) ; The new generation (57 min.) / Ambrica Productions, in association with WGBH Television and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; co-producer, Kathryn Pierce Dietz ; edited by John J. Martin ; camera, Bestor Cram, Simon Fanthorpe ; original music by Jason Kao Hwang ; WGBH Educational Foundation (1997, 112 min.).|
|Other Titles:||China in revolution.
Born under the red flag.
Century of revolution
|Responsibility:||presented by Zeitgeist Films ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK.|
- China -- History -- 20th century.
- China -- History -- Republic, 1912-1949.
- China -- History -- 1949-1976.
- China -- History -- 1976-2002.
- China -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
- China -- Politics and government -- 1912-1949.
- China -- Politics and government -- 1949-1976.
- China -- Politics and government -- 1976-2002.
- Chiang, Kai-shek, -- 1887-1975.
- Deng, Xiaoping, -- 1904-1997.
- Mao, Zedong, -- 1893-1976.
- Documentary films.