SECTION Shorts Program Films Presented by YouTube
RUN TIME 5 min
The Umbrella Movement shows how citizens’ passion for a more just future brings about a peaceful but powerful social movement, in the midst of defamation and attacks. This film documents what Hong Kong means to the interviewees, without any political intention.
The Chinese Mayor—Mayor Geng Yanbo is determined to transform the coal-mining center of Datong, in China’s Shanxi province, into a tourism haven showcasing clean energy. In order to achieve that, however, he has to relocate 500,000 residents to make way for the restoration of the ancient city.