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FRONTLINE; Young And Restless In China


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Young And Restless In China
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Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

FRONTLINE explores the generation coming of age in China today. Shot over four years, the film follows a group of nine young Chinese from across the country as they scramble to keep pace with a society changing as fast as any in history. Their stories of ambition and desire, exuberance, crime and corruption are interwoven with moments of heartache and despair. Together they paint a portrait of the generation that is remaking China.

Co-produced with Ambrica Productions.

Working Title: Making It



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Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Young And Restless In China,” 05/15/2008, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 19, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_26B1BA0A1D4F40F3AF9D78304ACC2F9F.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Young And Restless In China.” 05/15/2008. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 19, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_26B1BA0A1D4F40F3AF9D78304ACC2F9F>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Young And Restless In China. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_26B1BA0A1D4F40F3AF9D78304ACC2F9F
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