Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry
Get comfy, but not too comfy, for this intimate screening of 2012 political doc “directed by Alison Klayman. Following the prolific artist through the development of some of his most memorable installations, including his “Sunflower Seeds” at the Tate Modern and “The Sichuan Earthquake Names Project,” in which he published the names of more than 5,000 students who died in the 2008 earthquake in Sichuan province. The documentary shows him being beaten up by Chinese police, being detained at Beijing Airport, and his new studio being demolished. This screening is part of The Hive Studios’ series of docs, arthouse and classic films. Aug 31, 7pm. The Hive Studios, Unit 12P, 6/F, Cheung Hing Industrial Building, Smithfield, Kennedy Town. $40 from tiny.cc/ hk-never-sorry; includes two glasses of champagne.
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