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Title Ai Weiwei : never sorry / Sundance Selects ; United Expression Media presents in association with MUSE Film and Television ; a film by Alison Klayman ; filmed and directed by Alison Klayman ; produced by Alison Klayman, Adam Schlesinger ; executive producers, Karl Katz, Julie Goldman, Andrew Cohen ; Never Sorry LLC.

Publication Info. [Orland, Park, Ill.] : MPI Media Group, [2012]

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 Moore Video  N7349.A5 A8 2012    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 DVD (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Physical Medium DVD DVD video 4 3/4 in.
Description DVD digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
DVD laser optical NTSC
DVD video file DVD video region 1
System Details DVD format; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language English and Mandarin dialogue with optional English SDH, simplified Chinese or Spanish subtitles.
Performer Ai Weiwei, Chen Danqing, Gao Ying, Ai Dan, Ai Lao, Lee Ambrozy, Ethan Cohen, Feng Boyi, Gu Changwei, He Yunchang, Hsieh Tehching, Huang Kankan, Hung Huang, Li Zhanyang, Liu Yanping, Lu Qing, Evan Osnos, RongRong, Karen Smith, Philip Tinari, Wang Fen, Inserk Yang, Zhang Hongtu, Zuoxiao Zuzhou.
Credits Edited by Jen Fineran ; original music by Ilan Isakov ; cinematographer, Alison Klayman.
Note Bonus: Filmmaker commentary; Deleted scenes; Interviews; Trailer.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2011.
Summary This is a documentary that chronicles artist and activist Ai Weiwei as he prepares for a series of exhibitions and gets into an increasing number of clashes with the Chinese government. Follows Ai "from the close of the 2008 Beijing Olympics (for which he helped design the acclaimed 'Bird's Nest' stadium) to his arrest and 81-day detention in 2011" (container).
Contents Incredibly moving -- Watching me -- Waiting for surgery -- Highlighting destruction -- Ultimately doomed -- Becoming a brand -- Official galleries -- Take a look -- Animal instinct -- Prize winner.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some language.
Awards Sundance Special Jury Prize.
Subject Ai, Weiwei.
Ai, Weiwei.
Artists -- China -- Biography.
Political activists -- China -- Biography.
Political activists.
Artistas -- China -- Biografía.
Activadad política -- China -- Biografía.
Genre/Form Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films -- United States.
Feature films.
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Klayman, Alison, film director, film producer, director of photography.
Schlesinger, Adam, film producer.
Katz, Karl, film producer.
Goldman, Julie, film producer.
Cohen, Andy, 1968- producer.
Ai, Weiwei, interviewee (expression)
艾未未, interviewee (expression)
Chen, Danqing, 1953- interviewee (expression)
陈丹靑, 1953- interviewee (expression)
Gao, Ying, 1933- interviewee (expression)
高瑛, 1933- interviewee (expression)
Ambrozy, Lee, 1978- interviewee (expression)
Feng, Boyi, interviewee (expression)
冯博一, interviewee (expression)
Gu, Changwei, interviewee (expression)
顧長衛, interviewee (expression)
He, Yunchang, 1967- interviewee (expression)
何雲昌, 1967- interviewee (expression)
Hsieh, Tehching, 1950- interviewee (expression)
Osnos, Evan, 1976- interviewee (expression)
Rongrong, 1968- interviewee (expression)
榮榮, 1968- interviewee (expression)
Tinari, Philip, interviewee (expression)
Zhang, Hongtu, 1943- interviewee (expression)
Zuoxiao, Zuzhou, interviewee (expression)
Fineran, Jen (Jennifer), editor of moving image work.
Isakov, Ilan, composer (expression)
Sundance Selects (Firm), production company.
United Expression Media (Firm), presenter, production company.
MUSE Film and Television, production company.
Never Sorry LLC, production company.
MPI Media Group, film distributor.
Added Title Never sorry
ISBN 0788616056
Standard No. 030306983097
Music No. IFC9830 MPI Media Group