FootBinding: Search for the Three Inch Golden Lotus

FootBinding: Search for the Three Inch Golden Lotus

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A Chinese-Canadian filmmaker returns to her birthplace to unravel the secrets of footbinding, an ancient Chinese custom.

Grassland Transfer

Grassland Transfer

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This documentary profiles the Canada-China Sustainable Agriculture Development Project that teams Canada's grassland farming researchers with counterparts in Inner Mongolia.

In Our Own Hands: Exploring Tools for Community Based Planning in China

In Our Own Hands: Exploring Tools for Community Based Planning in China

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This documentary portrays the experience of Canadians and Chinese collaborating in participatory research to enhance community development in Lijiang County, Yunnan, China.

Nu Shu: A Hidden Language of Women in China

Nu Shu: A Hidden Language of Women in China

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This insightful documentary focuses on 86-year old Huan-yi yang, the last remaining resident who still practices the art of Nu Shu (meaning female writing), exploring the role of Nu Shu in women's lives and revealing a women's subculture born of their resistance to male dominance.