The Forbidden City


12 EPs x 60 mins

“The Forbidden City” uses the lens of the “Forbidden City” and the theme of “change” to delve into pivotal moments over China’s nearly 600-year history. The documentary is structured into 12 chapters: “The Sovereign”, “The Legacy”, “The Long Road”, “The Tempest”, “The Perils of Thought”, “The Pursuit of Survival”, “The Dawn”, and “The Rebirth”. Adopting a grand historical perspective, it selects key transformative events at critical historical junctures to analyze successes and failures. Drawing wisdom from millennium of Chinese culture, the documentary offers a profound and contemplative view, using the Forbidden City as a window to understand the world and enabling the world to comprehend China through the concentrated 600-year history of the Forbidden City.


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