New Asian Currents Special Invitation Films

Almost a Revolution

HONG KONG / 2015 / 174 min
Kwok Tat Chun, Kong King Chu


Partly through the urging of professor Benny Tai in 2013, the people of Hong Kong launch a civil disobedience campaign demanding democratic elections. The film faithfully documents the movement from its inception, through the eyes of seven activists in the so-called Umbrella Revolution.

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