Add:595 Caoxi Rd N.
Time:9am-5pm; Closed on Mondays
The 15,000-square-meter Shanghai Film Museum on the original site of the Shanghai Film Group Corp in Xujiahui area screens films and film clips and exhibit old props, costumes, memorabilia and equipment. Important events in the history of Shanghai cinema, actors, actresses, directors and other figures will be covered in exhibits, including video clips.
The museum also explains the production of "Yan Ruisheng" (1921), China's first full-length feature based on a famous Shanghai murder case. Exhibits cover the first Chinese martial arts film "Burning the Temple of Red Lotus" (1928) and China's first sound film "Sing-song Girl Red Peony," both made by a Shanghai film company.
The museum contains a 4D-theater and several film studios in which visitors can be an actor, director or camera man.
Admission: 60 yuan; 30 yuan for students.