First Moon: Celebration of a Chinese New Year

First Moon

First Moon (37 min., 1987) looks at lunar New Year celebrations in the Chinese countryside.

"A beautifully made film which shows how many elements of traditional Chinese village life co-exist with the new."

Jonathan Spence, Yale University

View an excerpt from the film.


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