Flying Tigers – Peacemakers


This is an introduction to the story of the Flying Tigers — a group of Chinese and American heroes who fought together, both before and during World War II, to help save the new nation of China.

The young men who met in the 1930’s and 1940’s have stayed in touch for many decades — the friendship of their families, sons and daughters mirroring the fundamental alliance between China and America.

Original title: “Flying Tigers Made Lifelong Friends.” Writer and Executive Producer, Chen Defu. Original music: Zeng Sujin. Produced by the U.S.-China Cultural Exchange Society. Translated and narrated by Michael North, for the Zhou Enlai Peace Institute; recorded at  National Public Radio studios, Honolulu.

Full-length feature documentary available on request.