International student directors document life in Shanghai

Experience Shanghai like never before through the lens of international student directors.

The Shanghai Vancouver Film School is encouraging students to make short documentaries, where aspiring filmmakers delve into the city's multiculturalism and the openness of its people.

Turkmen student Gurban Yazgeldiyev explores the lives of expats in "A Home Away from Home," and Rado Tsiadiana Nataniela, from Madagascar, portrays elderly people in Shanghai to defy stereotypes.

Through the lens of these two aspiring directors, they document the charms of multiculturalism in the city and the openness of the people.

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