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Return to the Red Flag Canal
  • Country/Area of ProductionChina
  • Language of DialogueChinese, English, French
  • Runtime85 min
  • DirectorCHEN Hong
  • Type of WorkFeature-Length Documentary
  • ProducerLI Xiaowei

The documentary Return to the Red Flag Canal sets in a true return trip of the famous French film and television scholar Jérôme Clément and WANG Chen, a famous Chinese pianist and Ph.D. candidate in the University of Michigan. It weaves the storyline from different perspectives between a Westerner and a Chinese, as well as from the older generation and the younger one. After this rewarding and inspiring return trip, Mr. Clément has gained a deeper understanding towards the connection between human beings and rivers, and Ms. WANG Chen has also achieved a major breakthrough in her piano performance.