Actresses Tian Hua (left) and Tao Yuling [Photo provided to China Daily]

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Communist Party of China, China Movie Channel — the state-level broadcaster specializing in movies — has launched a special program to release 100 feature-length movies and 1,000 short videos to take a panoramic retrospective of the CPC’s revolutionary history.

An opening ceremony was held in the China National Film Museum on April 27, bringing a number of stars and filmmakers such as actresses Tian Hua and Tao Yuling together.


Song of Youth

(1959) [Photo provided to China Daily]

The lineup highlights

Song of Youth

(1959),

Heroic Breed: Heroic Sons and Daughters

(1964),

Sparkling Red Star

(1974), and the biographical film

Jiao Yulu

(1990).

Besides, the channel also invited 12 established directors such as Dong Runnian and Tian Yusheng to produce a franchise of short movies, which will reflect CPC’s great spirit.