This DVD has something for everyone, showcasing the awesome athleticism of some of China’s most impressive cultural jewels. Of course we’re talking about the lion dance! This documentary compares the differences between northern and southern lion dancing, highlighting the strong points of each. It’s got rare and extensive footage of northern lion dancing from staged shows to competitions. Plus, there’s the added bonus of amazing footage of Chinese acrobatics. Both arts have centuries of colorful history—this DVD explains in a nutshell how they have evolved into contemporary performance art and competitive spectacles.
The Chinese Acrobatics - Chinese Lion Dance
59 minutes, all region DVD in original factory-sealed package.