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欢迎来到香港: Welcome to Hong Kong

http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/witness/2014/02/welcome-hong-kong-2014222165512984842.html This Al-Jazeera Witness documentary was first broadcast in February 2014 and I am very glad it was. The fact that another film has been made about the issues surrounding housing in Hong Kong means that there is growing awareness that the issue exists, and more acknowledgement that the governing bodies of Hong Kong’s public … Continue reading

Last Train Home

I watched this documentary with a view to Lesley Chang’s critically acclaimed book Factory Girls. Both address issues faced by migrant workers in China, specifically in industrial southern cities around the Pearl River Delta. The parents of the family in this film moved down south in their twenties in order to make money and a … Continue reading