On May 16 , the signing and opening ceremony of the micro film Explore Dehong is held in Ruili Yinjing Primary School， the first border primary school in China. The film is directed by famous Chinese director Zhang Yang, representing another significant measure to promote Dehong.
Guests unveil the ribbon
It’s reported that Exploring Dehong is planned to last for about 25 minutes. It is divided into five parts which can not only be filmed alone but also become a comprehensive short film with abundant stories, visual impact and influence. It will systematically show the special culture with ethnic group features, ecological civilization construction, border customs and new scientific and social achievements of Dehong from every aspect. It is the first profound, wide-range, panoramic and serialized film in the history of Dehong.
With its splendid history, colorful customs of ethnic minority groups, beautiful natural sceneries, Dehong is a great place for shooting featured movies. During the activity, Hou Sheng , a member of the Standing Committee of CPC Dehong Prefectural Committee, the director of Publicity Department, the secretary general of CPC Dehong Prefectural Committee states that CPC Dehong Committee has attached great emphasis to the promotion of Dehong . Under the caring and guidance of the secretary Wang Junqiang, Dehong, relying on its unique folk culture, natural scenery, and ecological environment, has vigorously carried out the creation of fine arts and produced a Dehong image film and a series of micro films such as The Soul of Grand Dance, Auspicious Holy Water, and helped to make a batch of fine films such as China Expeditionary Force, Legend of Dance, South Overseas Chinese Machine Heroes, fully showing the beauty of Dehong. The popularity and reputation of Dehong has been improved greatly.
Hou Sheng, a member of the Standing Committee of CPC Dehong Prefectural Committee, the director of Publicity Department, the secretary general of CPC Dehong Prefectural Committee
"The director Zhang Yang and his team shoot the films with ingenious design and exquisite techniques from a new perspective. They have made many films that won awards at home and abroad. I believe that with the lead of director Zhang Yang and the efforts of the crew, the micro film Exploring Dehong will be a masterpiece that fully reflect the unity and harmony of ethnic minority groups , economic and social prosperity in frontier areas. " Hou said.
The director Zhang Yang
At the opening ceremony, the director Zhang Yang maintains that the natural beauty and civilization of Dehong has attracted him deeply. The film is shooted in a simple，original way to get close to life, the public and the reality. He hopes that more and more people would know, understand, yearn for, come and love Dehong through the film.
The making of the micro film Exploring Dehong will last for one month. The release time hasn’t been determined. Please stay tuned!