Trans-Mongolian Express: 7,500 km by Train from Beijing to Moscow

A perfect four-minute escape

A perfect four-minute escape: glide through cities and landscapes across Asia in this video travel diary from the creative team at Factoria. Simply pointing their cameras out the window and editing the footage in an ultra-wide-screen 21:9 ratio, Rubén Sánchez and Cristina Fernandez create an immersive experience that's the next best thing to buying your own train ticket. Make sure to watch it full screen with the music -- Mongol Nutag by Sedaa.

For more from Factoria, visit http://www.factoria.me/.

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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