PG-13  |  2 hours 25 minutes • Archived

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Movie poster image for HUMAN FLOW

Angelika New York: Q&A Saturday 10/14 following the 1:50pm show with Ai Weiwei 


In an epic film journey led by the internationally renowned artist Ai Weiwei, HUMAN FLOW gives a powerful visual expression to this massive human migration. The documentary elucidates both the staggering scale of the refugee crisis and its profoundly personal human impact. Captured over the course of a year amid 23 countries, the film follows a chain of urgent human stories that stretches across the globe, and acts as a witness to its subjects and their desperate search for safety, shelter and justice; from the haunting lure of lives left behind to the unknown potential of the future. This visceral work of cinema is a testament to the unassailable human spirit and poses one of the questions that will define this century: Will our global society emerge from fear, isolation, and self-interest and choose a path of openness, freedom, and respect for humanity?

Directed By

Ai Weiwei


Princess Dana Firas of Jordan, Boris Cheshirkov, Marin Din Kajdomcaj

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