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One Child Nation (2019)

Born in China (original title)
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Release Date: August 9

After becoming a mother, a filmmaker uncovers the untold history of China's one-child policy and the generations of parents and children forever shaped by this social experiment.

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Nanfu Wang, Jialing Zhang (as Zhang Lynn)
4 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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First-time mother and filmmaker Nanfu Wang uncovers the untold history of China's One-Child policy and the generations of parents and children forever shaped by this social experiment.

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Rated R for some disturbing content/images, and brief language
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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Mandarin

Release Date:

9 August 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

One Child Nation See more »

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Chicago Media Project See more »
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1.85 : 1
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