Forever Shanghai

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Episode 5 of 10

Duration: 15 minutes

Documentary focusing on the concerns, goals and aspirations of individuals and communities caught in the midst of China's rapid drive for change. The programme is based in and around Shanghai.

While Shanghai's new architecture astounds the world, urban planner Professor Ruan is horrified by the city's break-neck development and is fighting to save and enhance important historic buildings.


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