Explore the most mysterious martial art of all ... Tai Chi Chuan. The Supreme Ultimate. The Heaven and Earth. This is a Journey to meet the greatest Tai Chi masters of Yang style, Chen style and Wudang Mountain. With the backdrop of the Yellow River, Chen Village and the peaks of Wudang - this is not the Tai chi you see everyday!
While the world pummeled each other with fists and iron, China discovered a new way to fight. Not with strength - but softness. Not with speed but slowness. Visit the birthplace of Tai Chi ... Chen Village and travel to it's spiritual home at Wudang Mountain. This is Tai Chi like you have never seen before! You will learn about it's history, the masters and how Tai chi spread and more. Understand the internal health principles - the Chi and the Mind and Essence. Witness breathtaking demonstrations of Chen style and Wudang Tai chi with a soundtrack from China's top traditional and modern-fused musicians. Filmed in sharp High-Definition. Packed with interviews and demonstrations and Featuring: Chen Xiaowang and Chen Xiaoxing. Priest Zhong Yun Long and Master Yuan. Master Cui Zhongsan. Small edited portions of this film are repeated in Warriors of China.
Written and directed by Jon Braeley.
S Dolby 5.1 surround sound.
Filmed in High definition with DVD in standard widescreen format.