Short Film

Utopia, Part 3: The World's Largest Shopping Mall

Is nothing American sacred anymore? The largest mall in the world turns out not to be the famous Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn. It's the South China Mall outside of Guangzhou, China. Outdoing the techniques of American consumerism, South China Mall is Disneyland, Las Vegas and Mall of America rolled into one. But four years after its construction, the mall sits virtually empty of both shops and shoppers.

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