With its towering cityscape and sprawling urban scenery, Shanghai is one of our top choices when it comes to photogenic cities. Dynamic, fast-paced and incredibly modern, we’ve fallen for Shanghai’s charms in a very big way – just take a look at our favourite films to find out what all the fuss is about.
“Shanghai-ed | Shanghai In a Minute” by Joe Nafis
This short one-minute video takes us on a whistle-stop tour of some of Shanghai’s top attractions. We particularly love the images of the city lit up by multicoloured neon lights.
“Shanghai” by MoritzHL
This super stylish video of Shanghai by MoritzHL blends an eclectic mix of subject matter for a fun and informative view of the city and even takes us up to the top of some of Shanghai’s tallest skyscrapers.
“Megacities: Shanghai” by Nathan Mauger
Nathan Mauger’s chic documentary-style film captures the everyday events of local life in Shanghai that help to make it such a vibrant, dynamic destination. From Tai Chi to travel this video has all bases covered.
“Shanghai” by Chris Winch
This light-hearted film introduces us to some pretty eccentric characters – from elderly street dancers to men on roller blades, we love this upbeat view of city life in Shanghai.
“Shanghai by Dance – NeochaEDGE x Caster Evolution Crew by NeochaEDGE
We can’t get enough of this fast paced video of local break dancing collective Caster Evolution Crew and their impressive moves on local Shanghai landmarks.