The CITYMAKERS Virtual Walks Project investigates fundamental themes of life in cities and on the countryside that are as relevant for people living in China as for those living in Berlin or any other European city. 20 people have taken part and created amazing video walks! Watch them here, and take part in the COMMUNITY VOTING, choose your favourite walk until October 1st!
Das “Chinesenviertel” – Hamburgs forgotten Chinatown. Adopting the role of the archivist, Martin-Chan and Mandik comb through Hamburg’s urban fabric for traces of the hidden history of Hamburgs displaced Chinese community. A walk as an archive.
About the filmmakers
- Lina Martin-Chan, born 1993 in Canada, is a cultural theorist from Vancouver and researcher at the Humboldt University Berlin
- Jöran Mandik, born 1990 in Germany, is an urban designer, researcher and artist living and working in Berlin
- Supported by Goethe-Institut China and CITYMAKERS China-Europe