USEUROPEAFRICAASIA 中文双语Français
World
Home / World / Americas

"People’s Republic of Desire" take Grand Jury Honors at SXSW fest

By May Zhou | chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2018-03-15 00:38
Screen shot of the film. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

Wu Hao's documentary "People's Republic of Desire", a film exploring the surreal reality of "live-streaming" social media stars and their fans in China, won the Grand Jury Award at SXSW 2018 in Austin, Texas.

Wu Hao discusses his film with audiences after screening at SXSW. [Photo by May Zhou/chinadaily.com.cn]

Wu, who had worked at Alibaba and TripAdvisor, spent two years filming all the footage in China, and another two years to do post-production. The well-told story combines with artfully employed digital editing techniques to present the harsh reality of China's digital universe.

Wu Hao talks to individual viewers about his film making. [Photo by May Zhou/chinadaily.com.cn]
Most Viewed in 24 Hours
Top
BACK TO THE TOP
Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349
FOLLOW US