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Chinese paper-cutting : art of good fortune / JoongAng Broadcasting Corp.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorJoongAng Broadcasting Corp.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2002.
Description1 streaming video file (15 min.) : sd., col., digital.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Variant title Art of good fortune
Series Asian Masters: Cultural Traditions, Esoteric Arts
Asian masters. ^A1040786
Contents Ts'ientsu: The Art of Good Fortune (4:33) -- Paper Cutting: Family Business (4:28) -- Ts'ientsu: Folk Art of China (4:26)
Abstract Perennially popular in China, paper-cutting is treasured for its ability to transform ordinary paper into intricately patterned, brilliantly colored works of art. This program, filmed in Hubei Province, charts the evolution of Chinese paper-cutting from traditional cutouts representing luck and health to modern visual art as it illustrates the designing, cutting, and coloring processes. Tsuwoo Wi, whose father was the only apprentice of the great Master Wang Lao Shang, is featured, along with Tsuwoo Tsuing, of Central Art College, Beijing.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 06, 2006.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 9 to 12.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginal produced: JoongAng Broadcasting Corp, 2002 9781421308425
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number33899s Films Media Group
Publisher number33901 Films Media Group

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