Almost all of the city scenes were shot in Shanghai, but there are numerous scenes that mix Hong Kong into the Shanghai setting. Near the end, as Maria Gonzales (Samantha Morton) travels by subway to Shanghai airport to meet William Geld (Tim Robbins), the station at which she arrives is Hong Kong Airport. Later, when William is recovering in a hospital in his home city of Seattle, the city scenes shown are also Hong Kong, including Victoria Harbour and Central.
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The numerous seeming "errors in geography" are actually an intentional artistic choice. Because the film is set in a future where global cultures have become thoroughly merged, Michael Winterbottom purposely blended footage shot in Shanghai, Dubai and Rajastahn so that Shanghai has a desert outside it, etc.
There is a looped animation running next to the names during the final credits. It shows a variety of things, including chromosomes, chromosome replication, and chemical structures.
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