Up the Yangtze
Top Ten List: #5 of 2007 (world premieres)
Top Ten List: #4 of 2008 (U.S. releases)
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Director: Yung Chang. Documentary about the human and environmental impact of China's Three Gorges Dam project, focalized around a family of "relocatees" and the teenaged laborers on board a Yangtze cruiseliner for wealthy Western tourists. Screenplay: Yung Chang.

Photo © 2007 Eye Steel Film/National Film Board of Canada
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