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Not Yet Rated| hr. 18 min.

Plot Summary
Artist Ai Weiwei takes a costly stand against the Beijing Olympics.

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Director: Alison Klayman

Genres: Documentary

Who's Afraid of Ai Weiwei? (2011)

Release Date: January 1st, 2011| hr. 18 min.

critic reviews ( 3 )
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  • Klayman has already shown us Ai challenging the authorities on various fronts, most grippingly in a confrontation with the Chengdu police officer who had given him a potentially fatal head injury. show more

  • His is a special kind of courage, and it impels him to act with special agility in a brave new world of his own making, where little tweets can challenge big lies and a blog post can echo like thunder. show more

  • Ai Weiwei comes off as a man on a singular mission: to record the life around him before it is erased or distorted by a repressive government terrified by the smallest sign of nonconformity. His primary weapons: video cameras and Twitter. show more

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