Shanghai and Berlin have change a lot in the last three decades due to gentrification but even more with speculation. How do cities transform over time in Shanghai and Berlin? What does that look like very practically? Who drives the urban transformation? A film by Fanny Hoffmann-Loss, Annette Erpenstein, Mickey Xu.
The project is located in East Railway Station Hangzhou, China. The Chinese character “Entrance” outlines the location of the camera. It has been about nine months since the outbreak of the COVID-19. The virus is spreading in Europe the second time. But the post-epidemic Era is coming already.
About the filmmaker
- Yue HU is an artist and urban researcher based in Vienna. She is doing a Ph.D. program in Kunstuniversität Linz (Austria) and Master study in University of Applied Arts Vienna (Austria), has participated in biennale and art programs in Austria, Belgium, China, Germany and Lithuania.