Ai Weiwei is one of China’s most prominent contemporary artists and a fierce critic of his own country’s regime. A trailblazer in the international art scene and global pop culture, he inspires fans from all over the world. In April 2011 however he disappeared without trace, sparking protests all over the world, with people chanting “Where is Ai Weiwei?” Following the internationally celebrated artist and activist for three years, young director Alison Klayman offers a unique look into the works, private life and personality of Ai Weiwei.
AI WEI WEI – NEVER SORRY isn’t just a fascinating artist’s portrait, it also lends great insight into a system which swings between despotism and revolt.
Das bewegende Kinoporträt AI WIE WEI – NEVER SORRY zeigt, warum bei Chinas berühmtestem Künstler Event und Engagement zusammengehören – und welch großes Risiko das für ihn bedeutet.