Eight-year-old children compete for the position of class monitor in the first school election of its kind held in China. Aided and abetted by parents and teachers, the young candidates reveal the nature of democracy in a rapidly changing country. MORE »
Will democracy take
hold in China?


What is democracy? What's your definition? Share it and read responses from others.


China implemented its one-child policy in 1979. What are its implications decades later?
Home | The Film | China | The Making Of | The Filmmakers | Learn More | Get Involved | Talkback | Film Credits | Get the DVD | Site Credits Watch Preview PLEASE VOTE FOR ME