Privileged Land of Mystery
There are 34 ethnic minorities dwelling in the Southwest Mountain of China in total, each of which boasts of its unique language, religious belief and customs left to be discov- ered by the outside world.
The visit to the southwest mountainous areas last 6 months, during the period of which the factual living and cultural conditions such as the dressing of local nationalities, housing, legends, customs of wedding and funeral, and religious rituals, etc. are recorded in a detailed manner. In addition, 3000 thousands of photos and a video of 120 hours in length were taken and made concerning such information of Gewei Festival, Drum ritual of sacrifice, local customs of expelling evil spirits and dispelling diseases, God-worship at harvest time, loud singing of Pinggou, singing-to-our -content of Dong Nationality and so on.