Director Jiang Rui tells the story of Isabel Crook, China’s longtime centennial Canadian friend

Isabel Crook, now 101 years old, is one of the few remaining eyewitnesses of the founding of the People’s Republic of China on October 1, 1949. Being a communist herself, she is among many international friends of China who made great contributions to the country during wartime and after the founding of the New China. Jiang Rui, director of “My Hundred Years”, a documentary about Isabel, said the Canadian shared stories about her youth and even romance. Tune in to CCTVNEWS at 10:30 am BJT on Sunday to hear her story as told on My China.

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