Looking China series: Shanghai rooftop farms

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As a new form of business combining city and agriculture, rooftop farm is in the stage of vigorous development in Shanghai. 
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Provided by 2020 Looking China · Youth Film Project.

As a new form of business combining city and agriculture, rooftop farm is in the stage of vigorous development in Shanghai. 

Focusing on two rooftop farms in Baoshan and Hongkou, this film explores the relationship between modern city and agriculture and the new concept of green life by recording the stories of the founders of the farms and the children's planting experience.

Looking China series: Shanghai rooftop farms

Maya Torrens, the director, from the UK

Looking China series: Shanghai rooftop farms

Xie Zhiying, the producer, from Shanghai University

Looking China series: Shanghai rooftop farms

Maya Torrens during the filming

Looking China series: Shanghai rooftop farms

The poster

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