Twenty-five years ago, China was at war with Vietnam, the Chinese and the Japanese were at loggerheads and relations across the Taiwan Strait were frosty. Against this historical backdrop Oscar® winner, Ruby Yang profiles the Asian Youth Orchestra, established with the aim of connecting the region’s young people through music. As we watch the budding musicians of today’s Asia learn to work together, we are reminded of the higher ideals that music inspires.
THIS FILM SCREENS AS PART OF SHORTS 6: MUSICAL NOTES with
- NZ Premiere