Free thought. Documentary cinema program

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23 April 21:40
24 April 19:30
76 DAYS

Director: HAO WU, WEIXI CHEN
USA, CHINA
2020, 93'

On January 23rd, 2020, China locked down Wuhan, a city of 11 million, to combat the emerging COVID-19 outbreak. Set deep inside the frontlines of the crisis in four hospitals, «76 Days» tells indelible human stories of healthcare workers and patients who struggle to survive the pandemic with resilience and dignity.

Hao Wu was born and raised in China, he now resides in the US. Documentary director and producer. His latest feature documentary, «People’s Republic of Desire», about China’s live-streaming phenomenon, won the Grand Jury Award at the 2018 SXSW festival, among many other awards. It has screened at over 40 film festivals worldwide and broadcasted nationally on PBS Independent Lens. His latest short, «All in My Family», is a Netflix Original Documentary and launched globally in May 2019.

Weixi Chen is a video reporter for Esquire China. His documentary shorts have been supported by Tencent News and First Documentary Lab, and have won awards at Hong Kong International Documentary Festival and Caixin Media Awards.

CameraWEIXI CHEN
ProducerHAO WU,
JEAN TSIEN
Production76 DAYS LLC
World salesDogwoof,
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