ARCHIVES

PREVIEW – “Ai Wei Wei: The Fake Case”

Danish-made documentary
New film highlights Ai Weiwei's ongoing legal woes
Rosforth, Danish Documentary Production, Danish Film Institute, Nordisk Film & TV Fond

The mystery of geopolitical consensus: China, a major economic ally of the U.S., regularly tramples on human rights, imprisons journalists and artists and runs forced labor camps. This is good, where cinema is concerned at least. Because of the latest shenanigans from China's leaders, a sham lawsuit in this case, our attention is drawn to Ai Weiwei, China’s leading abstract artist, an outsize ... more >