The Charm of Yunnan
Yunnan is a province in southwest China where many ethnic groups live. It is located in a mountainous area, with many varied climates. The primeval forest in Xishuangbanna is the only oasis on the Tropic of Cancer, and is home to a wide variety of animals and plants. Naxi music is a traditional musical style, which has existed for thousand of years. The Mosuo people who live by Lugu Lake still retain the marriage system of matriarchal sociality. Buddhism, Taoism, Catholicism and Islamism co-exist well in the area, and everyone’s religious beliefs are respected. This film will lead you to a mysterious Yunnan, and its unique features.
Duration: 26 minutes