Representing one of the earliest civilizations in the world, China has a recorded history of about 3,600 years. Food and silver are the integral part of the history of the Chinese society. Mysteries of China untangles all the mysteries about food and silver woven into the rich fabric of Chinese life. Each episode presents the topic as a story, using historical personalities, anecdotes, surprising and unexpected facts bringing to life different aspects of Chinese life, history and culture. Using Rostrum photography, digital graphic, animation, vignettes of dramatic re-creations and snippets of stock footage, the program brings interesting and relevant perspective on the subject which assumes no prior knowledge.
Running Time: 60 Minutes