Yangcheng Evening News reporter Li Li
2020 is the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People’s Volunteers’ going abroad to fight against the US and aid Korea.
The smoke of war has long since dissipated, but the hero's achievements will always shine through the annals of history.
Recently, the films "King Kong River" and "The Loveliest People" have been successively set on October 23. Together with "Company of Heroes" and "Guardian Defence-Anti-U.S. Aid Korea Light and Shadow Documentary" which will also be released during the year, they form the "Anti-U.S. Aid Korea" series of films "To fully restore the heroic deeds of the Chinese People's Volunteers in defending the country and pass on the indelible spirit of resisting U.S. aggression and aiding Korea and the national spirit.
Filmmakers pay tribute to the heroic volunteers
70 years ago, in order to defend peace and resist aggression, the party and government resolutely made the historic decision to resist the United States, aid Korea and defend the country. The heroic Chinese People’s Volunteers held high the banner of justice and joined the Korean people and army to sacrifice their lives and fight blood. , Won the great victory in the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea, and made great contributions to the cause of world peace and human progress.
The great war to resist U.S. aggression and aggression against Korea composes a magnificent epic, which has created another immortal monument in the history of the Chinese nation.
This year, Chinese filmmakers will present a series of film works on the theme of resisting U.S. aggression and aid to Korea to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People’s Volunteers’ mission to fight abroad.
Following the first announcement of the movie "King Kong River" that will be released on October 23, the movie "The Loveliest Man" has also recently exposed a concept poster and is set to be released on October 23 on the same day as "King Kong River".
In addition, the movie "Company of Heroes" and "Protecting the Home and Defending the Country-Light and Shadow Documentary on Anti-US Aid Korea" also released concept posters, and the schedule will be announced in the near future.
The Chinese film industry collectively pays tribute to the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People’s Volunteers’ going abroad to fight against U.S. aggression and aid to Korea. It will use four films as the cornerstone to fully restore the heroic deeds and great spirit of the Chinese People’s Volunteers 70 years ago from multiple dimensions.
Restore common memory in multiple types and dimensions
The four "Resistance US Aid Korea Series Movies" are of different genres, but they will all use the power of light and shadow to polish the nation's most shining spiritual coordinates, so that the great spirit of resistance to US aggression and aid Korea and the national spirit will continue to live in the hearts of hundreds of millions of Chinese people.
From the perspective of those who experienced the war, "King Kong River" tells a touching story that took place outside the main battlefield of the War to Resist U.S. Aid Korea. Volunteer soldiers braved the indiscriminate bombing of enemy planes to pass through the King Kong River within a specified time. Repair the wooden bridge in the war.
"Company of Heroes" presents the real battlefield of resisting US aggression and aid to Korea from the first perspective of a frontline fighter, and once again awakens people's unforgettable common memory of the history of resisting US aid to Korea.
The documentary "Protecting the Home and Defending the Country-A Documentary of Light and Shadow to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea" put many documentary video materials on the big screen, restoring the blood and belief of the Chinese People's Volunteers.
The movie "The Loveliest Man" is the only animation film in the "Resistance to US Aid Korea Series", presenting Yang Gensi, Qiu Shaoyun, Huang Jiguang, Zhang Taofang, "Wang Hai Brigade" and other well-known Chinese People's Volunteers "heroes" with vivid images. alliance".
Remember the unforgettable history with light and shadow
On October 19, 1950, the Chinese People's Volunteers drove over the Yalu River and marched to the Korean battlefield.
Under extremely difficult conditions, the Chinese People’s Volunteers were brave and fearless, and ultimately won the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea, stabilized the situation in North Korea, safeguarded the security of New China, maintained peace in Asia and the world, and once again proved that justice will prevail over human development. A truth that has been repeatedly verified in history.
Today, the smoke of the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea has long since dissipated, but the Chinese people must still remember and inherit the spirit of the martyrs.
The four "Movies to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea" were born precisely because of this-through film as a carrier, countless Chinese people will cherish the precious wealth left by the Great War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea and make them a powerful spiritual force for us to create a better future.
In recent years, there has been an increasing number of patriotic films and their quality has become higher and higher.
Through a movie, Chinese audiences have a more real understanding of the long history and era of the motherland.
The release of the "Anti-US Aid Korea Series" will also bring pride and excitement to the audience.
The four films of "King Kong River", "The Loveliest People", "Company of Heroes", and "Protecting the Home and Defending the Country-Light and Shadow Documentary on the War of Resistance against U.S. Aid Korea" will tell the audience in the new era the unforgettable history of the War of Resistance against U.S. Aid Korea in a vivid and rich way. Inherit the immortal national spirit.
"King Kong River": Lifting the Veil of the Past
Release: October 23, 2020
"King Kong River" is co-directed by three "hardcore directors" Guan Hu, Guo Fan, and Lu Yang. It tells the story of a war that happened outside the main battlefield of the War to Resist US Aid Korea from the perspective of a war witness: King Kong surging under the current In Kawakami, a little-known desperate contest unfolds slowly.
The film recently released a "monologue" version of the trailer, revealing the veil of the past: "When we are all seventeen or eighteen, the only thing is to pass that bridge...no one is afraid of death." Through this trailer. In the film, battle scenes such as jungle marches, ground-to-air battles, and water blasting in "King Kong River" are also fully exposed. The panoramic view presents an unusually arduous battlefield atmosphere and highlights the fearlessness of the heroic volunteers.
Director Guan Hu sentimentally interpreted: "Our theme is sacrifice. The reason why the Chinese can negotiate in Panmunjom is not based on weapons and equipment, but based on courage and sacrifice. From this perspective, I hope to give the spirit of resistance to US aggression and aid to Korea. Audience."
There are many stars in the film, led by Zhang Yi, Wu Jing, Li Jiuxiao, and Wei Chen, and Deng Chao has a special starring, forming the "King Kong Group" together.
They became gunners, engineers and other different arms, or they fought the enemy together, talked emotionally, or walked side by side, showing the brotherhood of life and death on the battlefield.
It is understood that, in order to better restore the combat status of the volunteer soldiers 70 years ago, Zhang Yi and Wu Jing received anti-aircraft gun operation training half a month in advance, striving to master every aspect; Li Jiuxiao and Wei Chen were in battle and learned to use firearms and climb construction. The tower crane has received a test of will in and out of the play.
Deng Chao summed up the filming of the film: "I don't find it difficult, because we are paying tribute to that era and to Chinese soldiers."
"King Kong River" theme song "Heroes" is adapted from the movie "Heroes Children" episode "Heroes", produced by the original songwriter Liu Chi's daughter Liu Yunyun personally, Tan Weiwei sings, and the famous violinist Lv Siqing participated in the creation , The famous pianist Chen Sa, as well as the China Opera House Symphony Orchestra and the International Principal Philharmonic Chorus.
"The cutest person": the hero reappears on the screen
Release: October 23, 2020
This animated film is co-directed by Chen Xiangnong, He Cheng, Han Xiao, Zhang Chen, and Fu Yan. It restores the moving deeds of many real heroes in the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea, including: rushing to the enemy with a fearless revolutionary spirit holding an explosive package The group of Yang Gensi, Qiu Shaoyun, who died in the fire without revealing the whereabouts of the troops, Huang Jiguang, who was seriously injured and blocked the enemy’s machine gun, Zhang Taofang, who practiced shooting skills and finally killed 214 enemies heroically, and known as the "Nine-Star War Eagle" The "Wang Hai Brigade" of the Chinese People's Volunteers Air Force.
In the concept poster recently exposed in the film, the heroes and fighters in the fire fighting side by side, their brave and fearless posture inspiring people, "our fighters have a common name-the most lovable person" more highlights the "Chinese People's Volunteers" The emotion and meaning of Chinese people.
It is also worth mentioning that the film's ending song "For the Motherland", the composer is Zhang Hongguang, a national first-class composer and the director of the Beijing Film Academy and the Chinese Academy of Film and Music.
"For the motherland to follow the heart's choice, I only want to bear the responsibility of the unharmed mountains and rivers", the song sings tribute and memory to the Chinese People's Volunteers in a childlike voice, as well as the beautiful hope for peace.
"Company of Heroes": Follow the Warriors
"Company of Heroes" will present the real battlefield of the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea from the perspective of frontline fighters.
The Fourth Company of a certain unit of the Fourth Field Army has been stationed in Zhengzhou for training since the end of the Liberation War.
War broke out on the Korean peninsula, and the division of the Fourth Company received an emergency order from the superior to join the ranks of troops going abroad overnight.
On the battlefield of the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea, Si Lien encountered the strongest enemy, experienced the coldest weather, suffered the most painful sacrifices, and gained the most glorious achievements...
The first concept poster released by the film recently presents the Chinese People’s Volunteers in a hand-painted form on the fearless figure of the Chinese People’s Volunteers dashing to the battlefield. The nine characters "call must come! Come! Fight must win" show that the Chinese nation is not afraid of violence. , The firm determination to maintain peace and national blood.
"Protecting the Home and the Country-A Record of Light and Shadows to Resist US Aid Korea": Reappearing the Prosperous Course
The documentary "Protecting the Home and Defending the Country-Light and Shadow Documentary on the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea" shows the prosperous course of the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea, which lasted 2 years and 9 months. Moving scene.
Zhang Hanyu is responsible for narrating the film.
"Protecting the Home and Defending the Country-Anti-US Aid Korea Light and Shadow Documentary" collects a large amount of precious documentary video data, which is very suitable as the background and supplement of the two feature films "King Kong River", "Company of Heroes" and the cartoon "The Loveliest Man".
The concept poster recently released in the film is extremely tense. In the continuous artillery fire, only the stalwart figure of a soldier can be seen, which restores the blood and faith of the Chinese People’s Volunteers in a calm manner.