Snippets of Hong Kong

Cockroach by Aiweiwei

Video's Description

Ai Weiwei’s “Cockroach” (2020) is a documentary film about the protests in Hong Kong in 2019. “Cockroach” is a poignant and dramatic visual record of the final moments of an independent, democratic Hong Kong. On June 30, 2020, China imposed the National Security Law in Hong Kong, effectively ending Hong Kong’s judicial and political independence and placing the city firmly under Beijing’s control.