Global Voices Episodes

2008, TV Show

Episode Detail: Return to the Border - Global Voices

Chinese filmmaker Zhao Liang returns to his hometown of Dandong in "Return to the Border," in which he reflects on how things have changed since his youth. He also ventures into North Korea for a brief, covert tour of China's once-friendly neighbor.

Episodes: Global Voices (167)

9/28/2014: Last Train Home    Season 7, Episode 18
9/21/2014: Oil & Water    Season 7, Episode 17
9/14/2014: Casablanca Calling    Season 7, Episode 16
9/7/2014: Recycle    Season 7, Episode 15
8/31/2014: Here Comes Uncle Joe    Season 7, Episode 14
8/24/2014: Ice People    Season 7, Episode 13
8/17/2014: Before the Revolution    Season 7, Episode 12
8/10/2014: Diamond in the Dunes    Season 7, Episode 11
8/3/2014: El General    Season 7, Episode 10
7/27/2014: My So-Called Enemy    Season 7, Episode 9
7/20/2014: My Perestroika    Season 7, Episode 8
7/13/2014: The Mosuo Sisters    Season 7, Episode 7
7/6/2014: The Oath    Season 7, Episode 6
6/29/2014: Before the Spring, After the Fall    Season 7, Episode 5
6/22/2014: The Fighting Spirit    Season 7, Episode 4
6/15/2014: I Will Be Murdered    Season 7, Episode 3
6/8/2014: In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee    Season 7, Episode 2
6/1/2014: Miss Nikki and the Tiger Girls    Season 7, Episode 1
9/29/2013: Girl, Adopted    Season 6, Episode 17
9/22/2013: Rent a Family, Inc.    Season 6, Episode 16
9/8/2013: The List    Season 6, Episode 15
9/1/2013: Journals of a Wily School    Season 6, Episode 14
8/25/2013: A Village Called Versailles    Season 6, Episode 13
8/18/2013: Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai    Season 6, Episode 12
8/11/2013: In the Shadow of the Sun    Season 6, Episode 11
8/4/2013: Blessed Is the Match    Season 6, Episode 10
7/28/2013: The Lost Dream    Season 6, Episode 9
7/21/2013: Behind the Rainbow    Season 6, Episode 8
7/14/2013: Invoking Justice    Season 6, Episode 7
7/7/2013: Bolinao 52    Season 6, Episode 6
6/30/2013: Niños de la Memoria    Season 6, Episode 5
6/23/2013: Unmistaken Child    Season 6, Episode 4
6/16/2013: When Hari Got Married    Season 6, Episode 3
6/9/2013: Garbage Dreams    Season 6, Episode 2
6/2/2013: Where Heaven Meets Hell    Season 6, Episode 1
4/21/2013: Poor Us: The Animated History of Poverty    Season 5, Episode 28
4/14/2013: Stealing Africa    Season 5, Episode 27
3/26/2013: Land Rush    Season 5, Episode 26
12/2/2012: Give Us the Money    Season 5, Episode 25
12/2/2012: Welcome to the World    Season 5, Episode 24
12/2/2012: Education, Education    Season 5, Episode 23
10/28/2012: Dinner With the President: A Nation's Journey    Season 5, Episode 22
10/21/2012: Street Ballad: A Jakarta Story    Season 5, Episode 21
10/14/2012: Family Portrait in Black and White    Season 5, Episode 20
10/7/2012: The Boy Mir    Season 5, Episode 19
9/30/2012: Chahinaz: What Rights for Women?    Season 5, Episode 18
9/23/2012: Our Disappeared/Nuestros Desaparecidos    Season 5, Episode 17
9/16/2012: The English Surgeon    Season 5, Episode 16
9/9/2012: Milking the Rhino    Season 5, Episode 15
9/2/2012: I Was Worth 50 Sheep    Season 5, Episode 14
8/26/2012: 74 Square Meters    Season 5, Episode 13
8/19/2012: Waiting for the Revolution    Season 5, Episode 12
8/5/2012: The Collaborator and His Family    Season 5, Episode 11
7/22/2012: Arusi Persian Wedding    Season 5, Episode 10
7/15/2012: Acrobat    Season 5, Episode 9
7/8/2012: Stranded: The Andes Plane Crash Survivors    Season 5, Episode 8
7/1/2012: Putin's Kiss    Season 5, Episode 7
6/17/2012: Town of Runners    Season 5, Episode 6
6/10/2012: Last Days of the Arctic    Season 5, Episode 5
6/3/2012: Tales of the Waria    Season 5, Episode 4
5/27/2012: Lakshmi & Me    Season 5, Episode 3
5/20/2012: Comrade Duch: The Bookkeeper of Death    Season 5, Episode 2
5/6/2012: Peace vs. Justice    Season 5, Episode 1
10/23/2011: Iron Ladies of Liberia    Season 4, Episode 26
10/16/2011: Compañeras    Season 4, Episode 25
10/9/2011: Sisters in Law    Season 4, Episode 24
10/2/2011: The Last White Man Standing    Season 4, Episode 23
9/25/2011: A Son's Sacrifice    Season 4, Episode 22
9/18/2011: The Judge and the General    Season 4, Episode 21
9/11/2011: A Dream in Doubt    Season 4, Episode 20
9/4/2011: The Team    Season 4, Episode 19
8/28/2011: Children of the Sun    Season 4, Episode 18
8/21/2011: On Wheels Brazil    Season 4, Episode 17
8/14/2011: Be Like Others    Season 4, Episode 16
8/7/2011: Sons of Cuba    Season 4, Episode 15
7/31/2011: The Siege    Season 4, Episode 14
7/24/2011: The Mosquito Problem and Other Stories    Season 4, Episode 13
7/17/2011: Cuba: An African Odyssey    Season 4, Episode 12
7/10/2011: Cuba: An African Odyssey    Season 4, Episode 11
7/3/2011: Storm of Emotions    Season 4, Episode 10
6/26/2011: Belarusian Waltz    Season 4, Episode 9
6/19/2011: Working Mom    Season 4, Episode 8
6/12/2011: Iranian Kidney Bargain Sale    Season 4, Episode 7
6/5/2011: Cowboys in India    Season 4, Episode 6
5/29/2011: New Year Baby    Season 4, Episode 5
5/22/2011: Young Yakuza    Season 4, Episode 4
5/15/2011: 4    Season 4, Episode 3
5/8/2011: Please Vote for Me    Season 4, Episode 2
5/1/2011: Shayfeen.com: We're Watching You    Season 4, Episode 1
10/27/2010: Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela; Twins of Mankala    Season 3, Episode 26
10/20/2010: A Story of People in War and Peace    Season 3, Episode 25
10/13/2010: The Last Tightrope Dancer in Armenia    Season 3, Episode 24
10/6/2010: My Country, My Country    Season 3, Episode 23
9/29/2010: Paper Words; Point of Entry    Season 3, Episode 22
9/22/2010: Made in L.A.; The First Kid to Learn English From Mexico    Season 3, Episode 21
9/15/2010: Maquilapolis    Season 3, Episode 20
9/8/2010: Maid in America    Season 3, Episode 19
9/1/2010: Carmen Meets Borat    Season 3, Episode 18
8/25/2010: Visiones    Season 3, Episode 17
8/18/2010: Visiones    Season 3, Episode 16
8/11/2010: Visiones    Season 3, Episode 15
8/4/2010: Thunder in Guyana    Season 3, Episode 14
7/28/2010: Team Qatar    Season 3, Episode 13
7/21/2010: Shadya    Season 3, Episode 12
7/14/2010: Black Gold; Calicot    Season 3, Episode 11
7/7/2010: Motherland Afghanistan    Season 3, Episode 10
6/30/2010: The Beetle    Season 3, Episode 9
6/23/2010: Promises    Season 3, Episode 8
6/16/2010: Rain in a Dry Land    Season 3, Episode 7
6/9/2010: Return to the Border    Season 3, Episode 6
6/2/2010: Caviar Connection    Season 3, Episode 5
5/26/2010: Vietnam: The Next Generation    Season 3, Episode 4
5/19/2010: China Blue    Season 3, Episode 3
5/12/2010: Sentenced Home    Season 3, Episode 2
5/5/2010: Teacher    Season 3, Episode 1
9/16/2009: Revolucion: Five Visions    Season 2, Episode 26
9/9/2009: Archaeology of Memory: Villa Grimaldi    Season 2, Episode 25
9/2/2009: Hell of a Nation    Season 2, Episode 24
8/26/2009: End of Waiting Time    Season 2, Episode 23
8/19/2009: Pickles, Inc.    Season 2, Episode 22
8/12/2009: Seoul Train    Season 2, Episode 21
8/5/2009: Señorita Extraviada    Season 2, Episode 20
7/29/2009: En Route to Baghdad    Season 2, Episode 19
7/22/2009: End of the Rainbow    Season 2, Episode 18
7/15/2009: The New Americans    Season 2, Episode 17
7/8/2009: The New Americans    Season 2, Episode 16
7/1/2009: The New Americans    Season 2, Episode 15
6/24/2009: The New Americans    Season 2, Episode 14
6/17/2009: The New Americans    Season 2, Episode 13
6/10/2009: The New Americans    Season 2, Episode 12
6/3/2009: The New Americans    Season 2, Episode 11
5/27/2009: Estilo Hip Hop    Season 2, Episode 10
5/20/2009: Beyond the Border    Season 2, Episode 9
5/13/2009: Death of a Shaman    Season 2, Episode 8
5/6/2009: Rules of the Game    Season 2, Episode 7
4/29/2009: Power Trip    Season 2, Episode 6
4/22/2009: Witnesses to a Secret War    Season 2, Episode 5
4/15/2009: Mirror Dance    Season 2, Episode 4
4/8/2009: Afghanistan Unveiled    Season 2, Episode 3
4/1/2009: The Devil's Miner    Season 2, Episode 2
3/25/2009: The Dictator Hunter    Season 2, Episode 1
9/9/2008: Imelda    Season 1, Episode 26
9/2/2008: Mai's America    Season 1, Episode 25
8/26/2008: Father Roy: Inside the School for Assassins    Season 1, Episode 24
8/19/2008: A Panther in Africa; Kinshasa 2.0    Season 1, Episode 23
8/12/2008: Overbooked    Season 1, Episode 22
8/5/2008: The Flute Player; 50/Fifty    Season 1, Episode 21
7/29/2008: A Lion's Trail    Season 1, Episode 20
7/22/2008: Greener Grass: Cuba, Baseball and the United States    Season 1, Episode 19
7/15/2008: Daughter From Danang    Season 1, Episode 18
7/8/2008: ABC Colombia    Season 1, Episode 17
7/1/2008: Love Inventory    Season 1, Episode 16
6/24/2008: Discovering Dominga    Season 1, Episode 15
6/17/2008: Great Wall Across the Yangtze    Season 1, Episode 14
6/10/2008: After the Fall    Season 1, Episode 13
6/3/2008: Refugee    Season 1, Episode 12
5/27/2008: For God, Tsar and Fatherland    Season 1, Episode 11
5/20/2008: T-Shirt Travels    Season 1, Episode 10
5/13/2008: Morning Sun    Season 1, Episode 9
5/6/2008: The Day My God Died    Season 1, Episode 8
4/29/2008: The Devil Never Sleeps    Season 1, Episode 7
4/22/2008: Bridge Over the Wadi    Season 1, Episode 6
4/15/2008: Anatomy of a Springroll    Season 1, Episode 5
4/8/2008: Sumo East and West    Season 1, Episode 4
4/1/2008: Shaolin Ulysses: Kungfu Monks in America    Season 1, Episode 3
3/25/2008: Lost Boys of Sudan    Season 1, Episode 2
3/18/2008: Circus School    Season 1, Episode 1

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Premiered: March 18, 2008, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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