Ordos – Charles Lanceplaine

Posted by | October 30, 2012 | Uncategorized | No Comments

I came across a video my friend Charles Lanceplaine produced. I met Charles about 5 months ago on a epic country China trip about 5 months ago “Meet the Stans” . I knew Charles filmed but this is the first video I’ve seen from him. Let just say inspiring.

Built for 1 million people and currently inhabited by just a few thousand.

It’s been called the Dubai of northern China, showered with wealth, packed with public infrastructure and located near to precious natural resources in a region plagued by water-supply troubles.

Ordos is a ghost town located in Inner Mongolia. Seeing the potential of this city in terms of spots we decided to organize a skate trip and be the first ones to skate such a surreal place.

Directed, filmed & edited by: Charles Lanceplaine
Additional filming: Patrik Wallner & Tommy Zhao
Music: You Me by Hamacide + Chacha
Sound mix: Gaetan Lourmiere
Logo: jmartdesign.com

Skaters: Jay Meador, Gustav Nymans, Tommy Zhao, Alexander Hwang, James Capps, Elliott Zelinskas & Brian Dolle

ORDOS from Charles Lanceplaine

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