Demonstrations of many T'ai-chi open hand and weapons forms, two person forms, sword sparring, open hand self defense applications and principles, push hands and more. Taped at the T'ai-chi Farm in Warwick, N.Y. Shows you what T'ai-chi is all about.
Showcases 20 well-known Tai-chi teachers and masters. You will see part of a form performed by one teacher and then the scene merges into that same form performed by another teacher until several teachers have demonstrated that same form. Shows you the individual approaches of each teacher. Many styles of Tai-chi are shown as well as some Bagua Zhang and even the lion dance.
Teachers include Jou, Tsung Hwa - Yang, Jwing-Ming - Jiang, Jianye - Pat Rice - Jay Dunbar - John Painter - Bob Klein - Jean Goulet and many more. 75 min.