Release of Film on China Honours the Life and Death of Hudson Taylor

Released on: June 4, 2008, 12:21 am

Press Release Author: HFC International

Industry: Media

Press Release Summary: A documentary film about China is to be released on the
anniversary of the death of missions pioneer Hudson Taylor.

Press Release Body: It was exactly 103 years ago on 3 June that J. Hudson Taylor
died in his beloved and adopted country of China. It was in this vast land that the
pioneer missionary had established 205 missions. The organisation that he started,
China Inland Mission, commissioned hundreds of workers in his lifetime. Hudson
Taylor's life and message even influenced the famous cricketer C. T. Studd who,
himself, became a missionary to China.

Harvest Fields Commissioning International and its film production arm, OLI
Productions, have chosen this auspicious day of 3 June to release their 55 minute
documentary film on China "China: Reflections from Heaven." The film documents the
history of the Chinese people and the testimonies, joys and struggles of everyday
Christians in China today. The documentary also features input from "God's Smuggler"
best-selling author "Brother Andrew," international Argentinean evangelist Dr. Luis
Palau, Jackie Pullinger OBE, author of the best selling book "Chasing the Dragon,"
China expert Ross Paterson and renowned veteran minister in China Dennis Balcombe.

The film "China: Reflections from Heaven" was filmed in Spring 2008 entirely in
Beijing and Badaling, China and is part of HFCI's "Into All the World" film series
currently being broadcast on 10 TV networks across the Middle East, Russia, the C.
I. S. countries, in Arabic across North America & Mexico, Australia, Romania, the
U.K., New Zealand, Indonesia, Holland and Israel and worldwide on cable and

Harvest Fields Commissioning International is a U.K. Registered Charity with the
purpose of assisting in raising up and encouraging churches and leaders in 41
countries and on all 5 continents for work in churches, charities and other
humanitarian assistance groups. Its websites are at: and

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Contact Details: HFC International
P. O. Box 740
Hemel Hempstead,
Herts. HP1 3RH

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