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Rooted and Unbendable Ai Weiwei

Misha Lyuve | Posted 11.04.2012 | Arts
Misha Lyuve

Every society has constraints that offer opportunity for vision, freedom and courage. "Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry" by Alison Klayman is a documentary about a man who appreciates the possibilities and challenges of this opportunity in China.

The Artist as Dissident -- Ai WeiWei: Never Sorry

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 10.24.2012 | Arts
Marcia G. Yerman

Artist Ai Weiwei could have had a career and a life that was easy. Maybe. After viewing Alison Klayman's documentary, Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry, it is clear that the story of his family's personal history looms large as a psychological undertone of his evolution.

ReThink Interview - Alison Klayman, Director of Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry

Jonathan Kim | Posted 09.29.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

The lines between art, journalism, and documentary filmmaking are often blurry ones. In 2008, director Alison Klayman, at the age of 24, found herself crossing those hazy lines to record the story of a man famous for doing the same.

Documentaries of Summer: Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry, Detropia, About Face

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.29.2012 | Home
Regina Weinreich

Alison Klayman, an American and recent college grad in 2008 went to China, not knowing precisely what she would do there. Asked to videotape Ai Weiwei, she fell into a subject much larger than a sculptor and conceptual artist.

In Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry, Alison Klayman Skillfully Highlights the Artist's Defiant Charisma

Kristin McCracken | Posted 09.29.2012 | Arts
Kristin McCracken

Few Americans are overly familiar with Ai Weiwei. With her engaging, intimate, and wholly personalizing portrait, Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry, director Alison Klayman hopes to right that wrong.

Ai Wei Wei: Never Sorry -- a Documentary at the Intersection of Art and Politics

Michael Rose | Posted 09.26.2012 | Home
Michael Rose

America's century ended without offering us a lease renewal and now the only bet one can safely make about who's next is, will it be China or India who claims the 21st as their century?

WATCH: Powerful Trailer For New Ai Weiwei Doc

Posted 01.11.2012 | Arts

An upcoming documentary 'Never Sorry', set for a 2012 release, will give viewers a behind the scenes look Ai Weiwei's revolutionary spirit. The doc...

Al Weiwei Documentarian Live Chat

Posted 07.10.2011 | World

On April 3, internationally renowned Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei was detained at the Beijing Airport by government authorities and no one ha...