- The Chinese Mayor
The mayor Geng Tanbo gets his mission to transform the polluted mining centre Datong to a newly erected historical heritage and tourism center like Rome or Paris, but to restore the ancient city he will have to relocate half a million homes. With extraordinary access granted by high-ranking Mayor Geng Tanbo China, filmmaker Hao Zhou has crafted a remarkably complex film. 'The Chinese Mayor' is both an intuitive portrait of a single politician and a broad, open document of the impact of massive urban development in 21st century China.
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