Kids go behind the screen

Chinese shadow puppet master Li Yuan showing children how to make their paper figures come alive in the ancient art of animation yesterday in Anhui province, eastern China. This is part of efforts by the Keqi community in Hefei city to introduce the
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Chinese shadow puppet master Li Yuan showing children how to make their paper figures come alive in the ancient art of animation yesterday in Anhui province, eastern China. This is part of efforts by the Keqi community in Hefei city to introduce the Unesco Intangible Cultural Heritage to children during summer.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 13, 2017, with the headline 'Kids go behind the screen'. Print Edition | Subscribe