Shanghai 1972

August 2 2010

Shot partly from the Peace Hotel.

Shanghai

Shanghai and London

Shanghai and London 2

5 Responses to “Shanghai 1972”

  1. davidderrick Says:

    A “song of a great city” and wonderful soundscape.

    There’s more colour (shirt, dress, umbrella are the future) than there would have been in Beijing. More even than in Beijing in 1989, when I first went there.

  2. davidderrick Says:

    A generation later:

  3. davidderrick Says:

    Shanghai Pride, 2009:


  4. […] sublime audiovisual collage of Shanghai in 1972 that I embedded here has lost its sound. I hope it comes back. It had a foghorn in it at one point. Foghorns at night […]


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