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Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower (2017)

TV-14 | | Documentary | 20 January 2017 (USA)
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When the Chinese Communist Party backtracks on its promise of autonomy to Hong Kong, teenager Joshua Wong decides to save his city. Rallying thousands of kids to skip school and occupy the ... See full summary »

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When the Chinese Communist Party backtracks on its promise of autonomy to Hong Kong, teenager Joshua Wong decides to save his city. Rallying thousands of kids to skip school and occupy the streets, Joshua becomes an unlikely leader in Hong Kong and one of China's most notorious dissidents.

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It is biased
29 October 2017 | by See all my reviews

It is biased. Chinese government is notorious, but that does not mean whoever fight against is doing the right thing. Humiliating Chinese travelers is not democracy. Cursing them for buying out baby formula is not fair. If you are against Chinese government's policy, fight with the government, leave alone the travelers. As a documentary, this film didn't show the full picture. It only showed the view and voice of Hung, and purposely filtered others, including big amount of Hong Kong citizens are against him. The title is dramatically enough to catch eyeballs. It is just another kiss a** film.


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