With the rapid development of the Chinese economy, advanced technology has made possible of many new past times for Chinese people.
Personal computers, MP3s, MP4s, DVDs, Flash video, all have become an indispensable part of life for the young generation. A web culture, and cell phone message culture has taken shape.
Cinemas and theatres have become scattered all around the cities and towns. Cultural activities are not merely things for some privileged elite, but for people of all walks of life. Individuality is not only reflected in art, but in the different choices made daily by individuals.
In the coming days, we will take you on an enchanting journey through the past six decades of Chinese culture, in the categories of film, music, fashion, dance, and fine arts. Stay tuned.
(CCTV September 26, 2009)