“Onibitaki” documents the end of New Year tradition of burning decorations and bills in a wooden tower as a prayer for good health. An entire community builds and enjoys the temporary wood structure, eating, singing, sleeping in it, and then setting it ablaze as they welcome the future.


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The China Dream

In 2012, the General Secretary of China, Xi Jinping, announced what would become the hallmark of his administration: The China Dream, described as the "national rejuvenation, improvement of people’s livelihoods, prosperity, construction of a better society and a strengthened military.” This first episode of "Mosaic" explores the reality of that dream from many perspectives — young and old Chinese, living in cities, the countryside and abroad.

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