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List Rules Documentaries about China and all things Chinese.

This list of the best documentaries about China has been ranked by the community and includes popular and recognizable titles, along with independent films. What is the best documentary about China? Vote up your favorites below.

As you vote, the order of the list will be changed to see which documentary about China comes out on top. If you do not see your favorite on the list, add it along with the titles so that others can vote on it as well. This list currently includes titles such as, Manufactured Landscapes, Petition, and Disorder.

Documentaries are nonfiction and made with the intention of displaying reality for historical purposes and to educate those watching the film. Most documentaries are driven by independent filmmakers and those passionate about the topics they are portraying.

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"China: A Century of Revo... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Documentaries About China
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Petition

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Still Life Zhao Tao, Wang Hongwei, Sanming Han

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Wild China

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Disorder Darren Kendrick, Alan Samulski, Ruthanne Gereghty

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Beijing Besieged by Waste

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Up the Yangtze Yung Chang

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Once Upon a Time Proletarian is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Documentaries About China
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Love in China

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Ghost Town is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Documentaries About China

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Meishi Street

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Searching for Lin Zhao's Soul

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The Gate of Heavenly Peace

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They Chose China is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Documentaries About China

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Platform Zhao Tao, Jing Dong Liang, Wang Hongwei

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Seoul Train

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Shanghai Dreams Gao Yuanyuan, Qin Hao, Yang Tang

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From China with Love Jürgen Prochnow, Burt Kwouk, Christine Reinhart

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Karamay

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Inside Fighting China is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Documentaries About China

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Beijing Bastards Cui Jian, Dou Wei, Feihong Yu

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Moving the Mountain Lee Siu-kei, Tsung-cheng Hou, Yi-Ming Huang

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The Pickpocket Wang Hongwei, Wang Reiren, Zuo Baitao

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Useless Kei Ma

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Blind Shaft Wang Baoqiang, Shuangbao Wang, An Jing

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