Needle Through Brick

52mins2008DocumentaryTVPG
directors
James Adolphus Patrick DalyJoel Fendelman
Told from the perspective of time-honored Chinese Kung Fu masters, this documentary about the struggle for survival of traditional art and culture in the face of a rapidly changing and modernizing world.The film explores the history and art of Kung Fu, and asks important questions about how the cultural heritage can be kept alive in a world that prefers to forget about its origins.The sadness and tragedy conveyed in the personal stories and anecdotes of today's last surviving traditional Kung Fu masters?along with the majesty and beauty of their skills?serve as reminders of the frailty of even the deadliest of arts.
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