White Crane Kung-fu:
DVD – Volume 2
Author Lee Joo-Chain
Lee Joo-Chian is the fourth generation heir of the Flying Crane branch of Fujian white crane kung-fu. This branch was created by his great grandfather who learned the art directly from its founder Fang Chi-Niang. As an inheritor of a rich family tradition, he is an expert in all types of empty hand as well as armed combat. In fact, the flying crane branch is one of those systems that has managed to preserve its rich heritage including but not limited to the use of more than 18 types of weapons and specializing in the art of pressure point striking. Grandmaster Lee resides In Sibu, Malaysia and continues to teach there and to practice traditional Chinese medicine. He often comes to the west to promote his art, most especially in Canada.
About the DVD
The White Crane Kung-fu Training, Volume 2 DVD, features the Fujian Chow An White Crane Fist (Flying Crane branch) and Grandmaster Lee Joo-Chian, 4th generation heir to the flying crane system. Here is demonstrated the final 13 short basic forms which constitute the basics of this system.
This precious historical record also features a detailed history of the Flying crane branch as well as demonstrations and explanations of the two person variants of some of the basic forms. The DVD concludes with two enlightening extended interviews with Lee Joo-Chian and one of his kung fu brothers relating to Great grand-master Lee kiang kay, traditional training methods and the future of traditional kung fu.
Volume 2 contents:
- Detailed history of the system complete with rare historical footage
- Demonstrations by Grandmaster Lee:
- Complete Level 2 and 3 forms
- Theoretical discussions
- Two Person Forms
- Interview with Grandmaster Lee
- And more.
The goal of this video series is to preserve, protect and promote an incredibly sophisticated and rare, 200 year old martial arts system. This is the first time the Flying Crane branch is shown to the outside world.