In 1927 when the KMT launched April-12 Counterrevolutionary Coup, thus led to the collapse of the first cooperation between Kuomintang and the Communist Party, which also indicated the turning of the great revolution from victory to failure. During the period that the KMT led by Chiang Kai-shek frantically massacred Chinese communists, KMT rightwing and the revolutionary masses, Communists decided to independently armed combat and founded revolutionary troops after summing up lessons and experience. Zhou Enlai, He Long, Ye Ting, and Zhu De took the initiative to launch Nanchang Uprising on August 1st as the opening shot of armed uprising against the KMT reactionaries. Mao Zedong and Lu Deming also launched the Autumn Harvest Uprising on September 9th in East Hunan and West Jiangxi, thus a wave of magnificent and splendid combats and breath-taking revolutionary history emerged.
The IMAX release of The Founding Of An Army will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience with proprietary IMAX DMR® (Digital Re-mastering) technology. The crystal-clear images, coupled with IMAX's customized theatre geometry and powerful digital audio, create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are in the movie.