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Wudang Mountain Standing Meditation

An excerpt from our latest release The Immortal Path. This clip from the film features Standing Meditation… a Tai Chi practice that is found throughout the schools on Wudang Mountain. Standing meditation is a perfect example of non-action, an underlying theme of the Tao and found in the classic text, Tao Te Ching.

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Trailer: The Immortal Path

The Immortal Path, the Tao of Tai Chi Chuan. Our latest film release coming very soon. Eighteen months in the making, this is a remarkable documentary of the Taoist Martial Art of Tai Chi Chuan and of its relationship with the Tao.

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World Wushu Championships

a boy in china

World Wushu championships took place in Shiyan City, China, near to Wudang Mountain and home for many of China’s internal martial arts. International competitors from over sixty countries took part. We filmed this segment during the shooting of our film, A Boy in China in 2010. Watch the trailer.     The Shaolin KidSelect options The…

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Chen Village by Journal of Martial Arts

Chen Village

In Chen Village, director Jon Braeley has captured taijiquan’s history, recorded valuable interviews with masters and students, and lets all observe the art performed with high levels of skill. For researchers, the film serves as a superb documentary of today’s practice at taiji’s birth- place. Please read below an in-depth review by the Journal of…

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Martial Arts Beginnings…

How does anyone outside of Japan or China get started in the Martial Arts? I grew up in Yorkshire, England. A long way from oriental martial arts. Yet there were good places to train in both Chinese and Japanese martial arts even in the north of England. It was the year of Enter the Dragon and I…

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