High Tech, Low Life by Stephan Maing (China/US, 2012, 88 min.). Follow two of China’s first citizen reporters as they travel the country - chronicling underreported news and social issues stories. Armed with laptops, cell phones, and digital cameras they develop skills as independent one man news stations while learning to navigate China’s new social media landscape and evolving censorship regulations—all while avoiding the risk of political persecution. In Mandarin with English subtitles.
“A dynamic, highly entertaining documentary.” – Variety