Chinese artist, architect and activist Ai Weiwei is profiled in this engaging documentary. The film's director travels with Ai from Beijing to London to Munich, capturing the rumpled charisma, mischievous sense of humor and undiminished political fervor of the man. Despite constant observation and intimidation by police and Communist Party officials, Ai continues to criticize the Chinese government in his art, on the Internet, in his daily life—wherever and whenever he can. Thrilling stuff. In English and Mandarin with English subtitles.91 minutes R.
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