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Mr. Wong’s World
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directed by Christian Schidlowski (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 1 hour 33 mins
Shanghai, the center of Chinese capitalism, has been undergoing an unprecedented building boom. Over 2,000 high-rise buildings have gone up since the 1990’s. As a result, many historic treasures fall prey to the wrecking ball.Mr. Wong is a wealthy businessman who returned to China from Canada. He has made it his...
directed by Christian Schidlowski (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 1 hour 33 mins
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The Lost Magic of the Shanghai Art Studios
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directed by Marie-Claire Quiquemelle, fl. 2005 and Julien Gaurichon, fl. 2005-2017 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 57 mins
At the end of the 1950’s, the Shanghai Art Studios were among the most important in the world. They employed 500 workers and were acclaimed all over China. In "The Lost Magic of the Shanghai Art Studios," numerous beautiful film extracts, paintings and drawings illustrate that the Shanghai Studio’s creativity...
directed by Marie-Claire Quiquemelle, fl. 2005 and Julien Gaurichon, fl. 2005-2017 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 57 mins
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Walks With An Architect, Shanghai
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directed by Georges Guillot; produced by France 5, in Walks With An Architect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 26 mins
In the new China open to the West, Shanghai is developing apace in a 21st century architectural style.
directed by Georges Guillot; produced by France 5, in Walks With An Architect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 26 mins
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Cities of the Future, 2, Shanghai a Go Go
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directed by Simon Chu, in Cities of the Future, 2 (BBC Worldwide, 1995), 39 mins
Which cities will be the power centres of the 21st Century? These programme considers Shanghai - not the gangster city of Zhang Yimou's Shanghai Triad, but the other side, an ancient city at the forefront of the regeneration of the Pacific Rim.
directed by Simon Chu, in Cities of the Future, 2 (BBC Worldwide, 1995), 39 mins
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