Documentary: "The Chinese Mayor"

Tuesday, Nov. 28
6-8:30 p.m.
Room 3250

The East Asian Legal Studies Center is hosting a screening of "The Chinese Mayor," followed by a discussion with Hao Zhou, the film's director.

The film tells the story of Mayor Geng Yanbo as he sets out 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 residences to make way for the restoration of the ancient city.

  

Submitted by Law School News on November 28, 2017

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