The film follows three generations of characters in Chengdu (in the 1950s, the 1970s and the present day) as a state-owned factory gives way to a modern apartment complex. The film was also known as The Story of 24 City during production.Edit Translation
A factory history of a factory opened in the late 1950s, and an initial interviewee, an efficient, self-reliant technocratic, tells a professional life of commitment and diligence, patriotically serving the nation and factory. As difficult as he works, he describes himself as a piker alongside his initial mentor, who worked harder and used equipment more ingeniously, ingeniously finding ways to use used tools, smaller workers would have been discarded long ago. of the ability to use ... In short "24 City" is a kind of chronicle about the dramatic closure of an already prosperous state aircraft factory in Chengdu, a city in southwest China, and its conversion into a sprawling apartment complex of Lux. Bursting with poetry, vintage pop music and stunning visual detail, the film plays unforgettable stories of three generations of workers in a vivid portrait of the human struggle behind China's economic miracle.