AFS Presents: Hooligan Sparrow, Cinema of Resistance Doc @ AFS Cinema, Austin [from 19 to 21 June]

AFS Presents: Hooligan Sparrow, Cinema of Resistance Doc

19 - 21
19:30 - 21:30

 Facebook event page
AFS Cinema
6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100, Austin, Texas 78752
Mon July 19, 7:30 PM
Wed July 21, 7:30 PM

One of the surprise discoveries of the Sundance Film Festival when it premiered, HOOLIGAN SPARROW plays like a real life heist movie, except the criminal on the run is not a criminal at all, but a feminist activist targeted by the Chinese government for speaking out against corruption, trafficking, and censorship. Nanfu Wang’s suspenseful docu-thriller pulls back the curtain on China’s hidden violations of human rights and basic freedoms, while celebrating the bravery and brilliance of the country’s activists.

Presented in partnership with Austin Asian American Film Festival.

— Directed by Nanfu Wang
China/USA, 2016, 1h 24min, DCP, In English and Mandarin with English subtitles

— Tickets:
Only registered users may comment.
Pass a quick registration or authorization.

Upcoming events @ AFS Cinema:

Let's Talk About Beatriz At Dinner: A Free Discussion
AFS Cinema
AFS presents: Funeral Parade Of Roses, 1969 psychedelic art film
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: I Called Him Morgan, investigative jazz doc
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: Kirikou and The Sorceress, Animated African Legend
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: Syndromes and a Century, Thai Existential Romance
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: Old School Kung Fu Weekend
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors by Sergei Parajanov
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: The Son of Joseph, surreal new French comedy
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: Fantastic Planet, psychedelic French animation
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: A Life in Waves, synthesist Suzanne Ciani Doc
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: Princess Mononoke, Hayao Miyazaki world animation
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: The Spirit of the Beehive, Spanish Franco parable
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: Duelle, Rivette’s psychedelic '70s Parisian noir
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: The Mirror, meditative Tarkovsky's in rare 35mm
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: Santa Sangre, Jodorowsky psychedelic autobiography
AFS Cinema
AFS Presents: Chasing Trane, John Coltrane definitive jazz doc
AFS Cinema

The most anticipated events in Austin :

Willie Nelson's 4th Of July Picnic presented by Budweiser
Austin360 Amphitheater
Deftones and Rise Against w/ special guests Thrice & Frank Iero
Austin360 Amphitheater
Austin Latino Summer Concert
Austin, TX, United States
Austin PRIDE 2017 Celebration
Austin Pride
La La Land in Concert
Long Center
Ladies Only Basic Handgun Class
Movies in the Park: Aladdin
Patterson Park
7th Annual Stonewall Celebration and Rally At The Capitol!
Texas State Capitol
8 Tour - Incubus with special guests Jimmy Eat World
Austin360 Amphitheater
Summer Free Family Film Series: My Neighbor Totoro on 35mm
Bullock Texas State History Museum
The most popular events in your news feed!