Chaiqian/Demolition (Film)

John Paul Sniadecki (Cinematographer)

Research output: Non-textual formDocumentary/Film/TV


Distributed by Cinema Guild and Centre National du Cinema.

This award-winning nonfiction film is a portrait of migrant labor, social space, and ephemeral relationships in the center of Chengdu, the capital city of Sichuan province in western China.

Selected Screenings:

Whitney Biennale (invited artist)
Cinema du Reel International Film Festival (winner: “Joris Ivens Award”)
Sardinia International Ethnographic Film Festival (winner: Most Innovative Film Award”)
Contro-Sguardi Anthropological Film Festival (winner: “Best Film Award”)
Vienna International Film Festival
Doc’s Kingdom Documentary Seminar
Punto de Vista International Film Festival
Shadow International Film Festival
Beijing Independent Film Festival
International Festival of Ethnological Film
Original languageEnglish (US)
Media of outputFilm
Size62 min
StatePublished - 2008


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