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HRAFF 2015 | Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case Trailer

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Buy Melbourne tickets: http://2015.hraff.org.au/event/ai-weiwei-the-fake-case/ Check out the full program: http://www.hraff.org.au HRAFF on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/lrvdPW HRAFF on Twitter: http://bit.ly/16v7nSv HRAFF on Instagram: http://instagram.com/humanrightsfest AI WEIWEI: THE FAKE CASE | Sunday 17 May, 6:15pm, ACMI Cinemas Australian premiere + Post-Film Q&A After being detained in solitary detention for 81 days by Chinese authorities, world-renowned artist Ai Weiwei is placed under house arrest. While attempting to recover from this ordeal, he is also dealing with a massive lawsuit from the Chinese government, as well as intense interest in his situation from foreign media and the international art world. Picking up where 2012's Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry left off, Andreas Johnsen's documentary captures the activist at both his most defiant and wearied moments during this turbulent period in his ongoing fight for human rights in China. "If I don't share my voice, if I don't act as I believe ,then I am dead already." Ai Weiwei POST-FILM Q&A This film will be followed by a Q&A with director Andreas Johnsen via Skype Andreas Johnsen / Denmark, China and UK / 2013 / 86 mins / English and Mandarin with English subtitles / Documentary Bodil | Best Documentary, 2014 CPH:DOX | Opening Night Film, 2013 IDFA | 2013 Hot Docs Film Festival | 2014