Experience a Whirlwind Look at Life in Shanghai

As China’s most populous city, Shanghai is well known for its sprawling urban landscape, bustling streets, and iconic skyline. Yet nestled between the towering skyscrapers, the residents of Shanghai’s historic Shikumen neighborhoods experience a different side of the city. In this captivating short, JT Singh explores the chaotic and vibrant street life in some of the city's most charming neighborhoods.

Watch more of JT Singh’s work here: https://cityofhumans.com/

The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the world and selected by National Geographic editors. We look for work that affirms National Geographic's belief in the power of science, exploration, and storytelling to change the world. To submit a film for consideration, please email sfs@natgeo.com. The filmmakers created the content presented, and the opinions expressed are their own, not those of National Geographic Partners.

Experience a Whirlwind Look at Life in Shanghai

As China’s most populous city, Shanghai is well known for its sprawling urban landscape, bustling streets, and iconic skyline. Yet nestled between the towering skyscrapers, the residents of Shanghai’s historic Shikumen neighborhoods experience a different side of the city. In this captivating short, JT Singh explores the chaotic and vibrant street life in some of the city's most charming neighborhoods.

Watch more of JT Singh’s work here: https://cityofhumans.com/

The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the world and selected by National Geographic editors. We look for work that affirms National Geographic's belief in the power of science, exploration, and storytelling to change the world. To submit a film for consideration, please email sfs@natgeo.com. The filmmakers created the content presented, and the opinions expressed are their own, not those of National Geographic Partners.