The Chinese Mayor

The Chinese Mayor

周浩ZHOU Hao
2015
  • China
86min
Colour
  • DCP
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The Chinese Mayor

Synopsis

Mayor GENG Yanbo announces a bold five-year plan to return the city of Datong to its former glory. In the hope to transform one of China's most polluted cities into a cultural and tourist destination, the city government is to forcibly demolish a hundred thousand households and relocate half a million people to give way to the restoration of ancient relic walls.

Festivals & Awards
2015 Best Documentary, Golden Horse Award
2015 Special Jury Award, Sundance FF