Film and television bases in Chongqing
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Chongqing is a city with a long history and rich historical and cultural deposits. You can enjoy yourself in each film and television bases with lots of stories.
Baixiang Street Film and Television Base located in Baixiang Street, Yuzhong District
Baixiang Street, an old street of Chongqing, located between Wanglongmen and Taipingmen, has rich cultural deposits of the city. Someone even think that Baixiang Street, a proud place for Chongqing people, is to Chongqing is what Wall Street is to New York. The first wired telegraph office in Chongqing was built here in 1886. After Chongqing opened ports, foreign firms of England, the United States, Japan and other countries were set up here in 1891, which became famous as Finance Street. In addition, Li Yaoting, Lu Zuofu, Song Yuren, Xiao Chunv, Lao She and other celebrities came here.
Traffic information: take No. 871 bus from Jiaochangkou to Daomenkou, and then walk about 380m.
Liangjiang International Film City located in Longxing Ancient Town
Chongqing Liangjiang International Film City is located in Longxing industrial park. It shows famous architectures of Chongqing and landscapes of the period of Republic of China. There are over 230 buildings of old Chongqing showing local conditions and customs a century old, such as Xinhua Daily, Cathay Theatre, Guofu Building, the Soviet Embassy, Hengdali Clocks and Watches and so on. There are three characteristics of Chongqing Liangjiang International Film City. The first one is the location shooting theme based on the history of the republic of China with Ba-shu characteristics. Secondly, it has the capacity for integrating high technology for movies and television. Lastly, it is integrated with taking pictures, sightseeing, shows, discussion and traveling.
Traffic information: take No.3 railway to Huixing Station and then take bus or take sightseeing bus in Longtousi Visitor Distributing Center
Baisha Town, Jiangjin District
Baisha Film and Television Base is located in Baisha Town, Jiangjin District. Baisha Town was an important cultural town during the Anti-Japanese War. It has historical culture and contains over fifty historical sites from Anti-Japanese War, which is 80% of the whole area. There are historical blocks and ancient architectures with over 10,000m2 which date from the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Chaotianzui Wharf is the only well-preserved ancient wharf of the Sichuan River in the Yangtze River. Baisha Town has the familiar historical style and features of old Chongqing. In addition, it also has the most mountainous traditional residences in the southwest area. You can find the shadow of old Chaotianmen, old Jiefangbei, ancient alleys, stilted buildings, guild halls, academies, etc.
Traffic information: take regular bus to Baisha Town after arriving at Jiangjin.
Wanling Film and Television Base in Wanling Ancient Town, Rongchang District
Wanling Film and Television Base, established in 2012, covers an area of 40 mu. There are lots of TV shows which are filmed here. In order to give tourists more knowledge of film and television culture, parts of film scenes were reconstructed. Now the scenes of the republic of China, such as Foreigner Street, administrative offices, chambers of commerce, escort agencies, taverns and so on, are built for tourists to enjoy.
Traffic information: take bus in the three-level bus station of Rongchang to Wanling Ancient Town
You can visit these film and television sites to enjoy old Chongqing so that you can get a new feeling of new Chongqing. (Translated by Chen Dandan, Fathom Language Limited)