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Selected Videos - Films on Demand
Asia in Transition: Culture, Politics and Economics Series
Asia is a vast continent joining many unique peoples and cultures. This visually stunning series follows the Transasian Highway through seven countries, revealing the tensions between religious and other cultural traditions, political change, and dynamic development that are an integral part of everyday life there. 7-part series, 47-51 minutes each.
China : The Dragon's Ascent Series
Filmed throughout China, this illuminating eight-part series—a dynamic collaboration between the Needham Research Institute at Cambridge University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences—reveals the genius of China’s past, recent sociopolitical turmoil, current efforts to advance into the front rank of nations, and plans for a dynamic future. This is China through Chinese eyes. 8-part series, 53-58 minutes each.
India : Country Watch
India is an Asian superpower and rival of China for economic supremacy in the Asian region. It is also a key industrial and technical growth center.
Japan : Country Watch
Japan is a mature Asian superpower, industrial and technical growth center of Asia, and a G-8 nation with strong Western ties.
North Korea: Country Watch
North Korea is one of the most politically isolated nations in the world with eccentric leadership, nuclear weapons and erratic foreign policy.
South Korea : Country Watch
South Korea is an Asian democracy with a rapidly growing industrial base and a tension filled border with North Korea.
Superpower India Series
This four-part series explores the benefits and challenges of India’s changing economic climate, and the ways in which the country is adapting to meet the future. 4-part series, 25–30 minutes each.