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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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Joe Piscatella
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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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English | Cantonese

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20 January 2017 (USA) See more »

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Joshua contre une superpuissance See more »

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Hong Kong

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Inspiring!
25 July 2017 | by humphieSee all my reviews

Such an amazing piece of film. I never realised what the Hong Kong protests were truly about at the time because of what the media chooses to report on.

However, this was so eye-opening. The story is phenomenal and so thought provoking and it is documented in such a gripping way.

I have the utmost respect for the movement and those who shepherded it.

Fantastic documentary and well worth a watch!


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