Film Screening: People’s Republic of Desire

Event Date: 

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:45pm

Event Location: 

  • Pollock Theater

Film Screening with Director Hao Wu and Professor Hangping Xu

In a digital universe where live streamers earn as much as $200K a month, can virtual relationships replace real-life human connection? "People's Republic of Desire" tells the stories of two such online stars who’ve risen from isolation to fame and fortune in China.