Project Description

Length: 11mins30secs

Director: Gabriele Zannotti



Woodcarving is a kind of Arts and Crafts produced by the use of wood, in accordance with the needs of our lives and the needs of continuous culture.

Jianchuan is also known as the home of woodcarving and XingYi represents the biggest and most important center of woodcarvers.

Inside this factory is possible to appreciate the entire process of production and admire final pieces of Art.

Artisans, workers, students and employeers will tell their knowledge and their point of view about this tradition.

In this documentary the hard work behind the beauty and the process from design to final work are shown.