Dan Friedman

Archive for January, 2012|Monthly archive page

Taking Ai Weiwei to Sundance

In Culture, Exhibitions, Films, Interviews on January 22, 2012 at 11:49 pm

Alison Klayman’s debut feature, “Never Sorry” premiered at Sundance on January 22 to a standing ovation. In it she documents the recent life of Ai Weiwei, the West’s favourite Chinese artist and activist champion of political transparency. I talked to her about her film, the artist and growing up Jewish in Philadelphia.