A Song of Triumph for Chairman Mao´s Proletariat Line on Public Health

Písen vítezství Mao Ce-tunga


A Song of Triumph for Chairman Mao’s Proletarian Line on Public Health, a unique Chinese documentary offers an insight into non-European communist propaganda. It focuses on the alleged cure of deaf and mute children by means of traditional Chinese medicine and especially on the power of faith in Mao´s teaching. It is a celebration of Mao´s thoughts as well as an evidence of Chinese cultural revolution, which was typical of faith in people´s will overcoming all obstacles. The documentary includes all the basic aspects of Cultural Revolution – Mao´s ubiquity, a desire to spread Mao´s ideals on a universal scale, public denouncement of enemies and the crusial role of Chinese army.

Festival edition: 2005
Sections: Workshops


The author of the official spot is renowned director Jean-Luc Godard