A documentary by Vice investigating the devastating effects of pollution in China.
Linfen is a coal-mining town in Shanxi province.
Mistakes, abuses and prejudices of an entire system that underestimated and then inadequately treated a dangerous health problem with the wrong tools: inadequate medicines, medicines not approved by the United Nations, discriminations.
In China AIDS spreaded mainly thanks to selling blood. “In many rural areas of China during the 1990s, particularly in the province of Henan, hundreds of thousands up to millions of farmers and peasants were infected with HIV through participation in state-run blood collection programs in which contaminated equipment was reused.”(Wikipedia).
816 Nuclear Military Plant (816地下核工厂) was a huge underground top-secret facility hidden in the mountains of Baitao town, in the Chongqing area. Work on the … Read more
Three sisters live alone in a small village family house in the high mountains of the Yunnan region.
BING WANG – SAN ZIMEI (THREE SISTERS)
France, Hong Kong – China, 150′
Today, anywhere in China. Every day, millions of square meters of old slums are torn down to make room for luxury condos and shopping malls.
Although these neighborhoods are demolished, people try to lead a normal life.
Video by Matteo Damiani, Music by Felix l’Amour