The Cinemall, Abingdon, Virginia Tuesday, April 09, 7:30pm
Filmmaker Alison Klayman gained unprecedented access to Ai Weiwei, the most famous contemporary artist in the world, as he prepared for major museum exhibitions, interacted with family members and had increasingly public clashes with the Chinese government. Klayman’s detailed portrait of the artist provides a nuanced exploration of contemporary China and one of its most compelling public figures.
Arts Array films are free of charge to E&H students and employees. Students must present their ticket stubs to the CSA office to receive Lyceum credit. A surcharge for 3-D movies may apply.