China is a land of immense scale and diversity, an ancient civilization with a fascinating history dating back thousands of years.
From the monumental engineering feats of the Great Wall, to innovative and unique farming techniques, and a massive water splashing festival, you'll discover how China has transformed its cities and infrastructure so much in three decades while still retaining its strong traditions, and how these strong traditions have shaped China's landscape to make it uniquely recognizable and truly magnificent, especially from the air!
China is a country of staggering contrasts, from its ancient civilization to its bustling skyscrapers and from its steep river valleys to its harsh desert landscapes. Embark on an epic cross-country journey, spanning 5,000 years of history and soaring over natural wonders like Mount Everest and man-made marvels like the Great Wall of China. With breathtaking aerial views and on-the-ground human stories, witness this remarkable nation like never before.
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China from Above Status: Ended
CHINA FROM ABOVE - General Information
Series Premiere: July 19, 2015 Classification: Documentary Genre: Documentary Network: Smithsonian Channel Airs: at 12:00 am Runtime: 60 Minutes
CHINA FROM ABOVE - Season 1 -- 2 Episodes
1x1 -- Jul 19, 2015 -- The Living Past 1x2 -- Jul 19, 2015 -- The Future is Now
CHINA FROM ABOVE - Season 2 -- 3 Episodes
2x1 -- Jun 30, 2018 -- Great Eastern Provinces 2x2 -- Jul 07, 2018 -- Mountains and Rivers 2x3 -- Jul 14, 2018 -- Dynamic Coast