In 1980 Shanghai had no skyscrapers. It now has at least 4,000 — more than twice as many as New York. “This is Shanghai” explores the diversities and eccentricities of the metropolis that is Shanghai going beyond the famous skyline.
Uniqueness: Photographer Rob Whitworth and urban identity expert JT Singh joined forces combining deep city exploration and pioneering filmmaking.
Author: Fridolin Pöschl
Date: 2. June 2015