DREAM EMPIRE

Denmark 2016 – Director: David Borenstein – Original language: English, Mandarin, Various – Subtitles: English

Business is booming for the young agency boss, Yana. Creating an illusion of an international ambiance, foreigners employed in so-called “White Monkey Gigs” are transforming remote ghost towns into globalised mega cities. A journey into the heart of the Chinese dream with many curiosities along the way.

Camera: Lars Skree, David Borenstein. Sound: Peter Schultz. Editing: Anders Villadsen. Music: Jason Prover. Production: House of Real. Producer: Jesper Jack. Length: 73 min. International Sales: FilmBuff, Gunpowder & Sky

#Economy, Environment, Urban Development #Asia

DOK.international 2017
  • Wednesday
    05/03/17
    20:00
    Deutsches Theater
    in the presence of David Borenstein and Yana Yang
  • Thursday
    05/04/17
    22:00
    Filmmuseum
    English subtitles, Q&A with David Borenstein and Yana Yang
  • Sunday
    05/07/17
    12:00
    HFF - Kino 2
    English subtitles, with Q&A
  • Saturday
    05/13/17
    16:00
    HFF - Kino 1
    English subtitles