China From Above
An aerial exploration of China's coastal and Eastern provinces, revealing the lives of both people in the world's most populous cities, and rural life along its great coastline.
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China is a land of immense scale and diversity, an ancient civilization with a history dating back thousands of years. How have the traditions of China shaped its landscape and people, and how do they hold up in the present day? To capture its scale and complexity we embark on an epic aerial journey across Chinas varied landscapes and cultures to uncover how these practices and icons endure. From the monumental engineering feats of the Great Wall to a massive water splashing festival in the tropical south, we unveil the secrets and patterns of Chinas living past in a fresh new perspective.
China From Above 1, 2+
In episode two, we take to the air to reveal how modern China lives,eats,works,travels andplays on a mega scale. We will learn how this nation has transformed its cities and infrastructure in three decades while still retaining its traditions. We gain a greater understanding of how Chinas industrialization impacts the planet in negative ways, and how they are seeking solutions. And we find out what a billion plus population does for fun and how it crosses the countrys huge expanses.