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Under Construction

Under Construction

A Short film by Zhenchen Liu

Produced by Le Fresnoy - Studio National des Arts Contemporains

Production year : 2007

    Synopsis

    Each year almost 100,000 families are forced to move because their homes in Shanghai are destroyed so that the government, along with real estate promoters, can carry out new town planning. Composed of animated photos, along with documentary videos, Under Construction is one continuous shot documenting the destruction of a Shanghai neighborhood.

    Production and distribution

    Photos

    Full credits (8)

    Screenwriter :

    Zhenchen Liu

    Sound recordists :

    Zhenchen Liu, Zhenyi Zhu

    Sound editors :

    Zhenchen Liu, Pierre-Laurent Cassière

    Special Effects :

    Zhenchen Liu

    Director of Photography :

    Zhenchen Liu

    Editor :

    Zhenchen Liu

    Music Composer :

    Pierre-Laurent Cassière

    Sound Mixer :

    Christian Cartier

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Sub-genre :

    Auteur documentary, Research - Experimental, Video art

    Themes :

    Politics, City/urban themes

    Production language :

    Chinese

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2007

    Runtime :

    9 min 55 seconds

    Production formats :

    DV-CAM

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    16/9

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Director

    News (2)

    Festival Selections (12)

    Awards (3)