Six Chinese passengers survived the sinking of the Titanic – more than 100 years later their stories reach China

//Six Chinese passengers survived the sinking of the Titanic – more than 100 years later their stories reach China

Six Chinese passengers survived the sinking of the Titanic – more than 100 years later their stories reach China

American historian Steven Schwankert clearly recalls the day in 1997 when he watched the blockbuster movie Titanic in a crowded, smoke-filled cinema in Beijing.“The cinema experience back then wasn’t great,” says Schwankert, on a Zoom call from his home in Beijing. “It was like watching a movie in your tiny high school gymnasium. The sound wasn’t great and the film was slightly out of focus … and there wasn’t any popcorn.”Fast forward more than two decades and documentary The Six, the untold…

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