The large-scale documentary series Rising Nujiang include five episodes as follows and every episode lasts for 40 minutes: Episode 1 Leapfrog Development, Episode 2 Moving Out of the Mountains, Episode 3 Conserving Lush Mountains, Episode 4 Echo in the Valley and Episode 5 The Running River.
2020 marks the year of decisive victory in poverty alleviation campaign in China. Absolute poverty, which has haunted the Chinese nation for thousands of years, has been terminated with great historic significance. We will build a moderately prosperous society in all respect and achieve the first Centenary Goal.
With unique geographical and climatic conditions, Yunnan Province is regarded as a resource treasure of biodiversity in the world as well as a heaven of Chinese herbal medicine. A total of twenty-five local ethnic minorities have developed colorful ethnic medicine culture during the symbiosis with the nature. The documentary Herbs in Southern Yunnan selects a variety of ethnic medicines from the Dai people, Yi people, Tibetans and Hani people as the carriers to shoot the manufacturing process of ethnic medicines selected as national intangible cultural heritage, record the diagnosis and treatment of ethnic doctors and inheritors, tell the tortuous experience of prescription discovery and verification, review the evolution history of ethnic medicines and convey the concept of building harmonious community of life on earth between human and nature.
New Southern Silk Road (China and Myanmar) is the documentary of Doc China, a propaganda project launched by the Central Propaganda Department. It was co-produced by Yunnan Media Group and Myanmar Radio and Television and filmed in 4K HD quality. The project was officially approved in January 2018 and the whole shooting process lasted three years.
The Southern Silk Road is one of the oldest international trade routes in China starting from Sichuan to India via Yunnan and Myanmar. The documentary focuses on the most important part of the Burma Road, records the current economic, trade and cultural exchanges between China and Myanmar, and reviews the millennia-old Pauk-Phaw friendship. The documentary has also reproduced the historical status and practical role of this ancient road based on the background of jointly building the “Community of Shared Future between China and Myanmar”.
In 2018, Yunnan Satellite TV launched the first season of the documentary series Big Family of Ethnic Minorites. With the theme "all ethnic minorities belong to a big family to live a good life", the documentary focuses on the great changes of the families, the villages, the ethnic groups and the times among the fifteen unique ethnic minorities in Yunnan. The program was broadcast on Yunnan Satellite TV with unanimous positive comments from the audience and high praise from the News Review Team of the Central Propaganda Department. It was selected by the State Administration of Radio, Film and Television into the list of innovative and excellent programs recommended in the fourth quarter of 2018.
2021年10月11日至15日,《生物多样性公约》缔约方大会第十五次会议(COP15)在云南昆明举行。云南广播电视台拍摄制作COP15大型纪录片《生命之歌》结合COP15“生态文明:共建地球生命共同体”主题,以“山水林田湖草直是生命共同体”为拍摄核心,7个篇章共210分钟,通过山水林田湖草及与其和合共生的人人类的生产生活方式,展示云南作为地球生物多样性窗口的生态系统多样性、物种多样性 遗传多样性和文化多样性，让大自 然讲述中国生物多样性保护的云南实践。
The 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 15) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) was held in Kunming, Yunnan, on October 11~15, 2021. Yunnan Media Group shot and produced the COP15 large-scale documentary Song of Life in combination with the theme of COP15 "Ecological Civilization: Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth”. Based on the concept of “life community of mountains, rivers, forests, fields, lakes and grasses”, the documentary series include 7 chapters with a total duration of 210 minutes. Through the harmonious coexistence between the mountains, rivers, forests, fields, lakes, grasses and the human production and lifestyle, the documentary demonstrates the ecosystem diversity, species diversity, genetic diversity and cultural diversity in Yunnan province, a window of biodiversity on earth, and makes the nature tell the Yunnan practice of biodiversity conservation in China.