Shenzhen, once a small fishing village near Hong Kong, has today joined the ranks of Chinese megacities and is often cited as a prime example of China's extraordinary economic boom. In this film, we focus on the fate of drilling workers who, lured by very attractive salaries, dig shafts into the rock, with a simple hammer drill, to become the necessary foundations of futuristic skyscrapers.
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China's Capitalist Revolution
This two-part documentary tells the story of the biggest turnaround in world history - the conversion of the Chinese Communist Party to capitalism. When Chairman...
Flavour and Affinity
The Jin Cheng restaurant in China's Chao region has a reputation for excellence due to its 'Chao' specialties.
For the six million train commuters in Bombay (Mumbai), the daily grind is often a harsh reality. This two-part series looks at the incredible organization that is the Bombay Railway....
The Last Village
In the province of Gansu, the Minquin community struggles with the affects of desertification.
C.D. Hoy: Portraits From the Frontier
This fascinating documentary traces the life and work of C.D. Hoy, one of Canada's most famous early photographers. This extraordinary story traces Hoy...
The World Before Her
Twenty contestants for the Miss India pageant enter an intense, month-long beauty boot camp in Bombay. Winning the coveted title means instant stardom, a lucrative career path...
Blood Relative: Mumbai's Forgotten Children
Indian activist Vinay Shetty fights to save two children who are dying from the rare disease Thalassemia. As he battles against India’s broken...