Firewalls & Firestorms: New Media in China and Beyond
By Global Journalist Staff Posted Feb 29 2012
Citizens and journalists around the world fight the battle to obtain and disseminate information. Filmmakers will share their perspectives on the struggle for free expression and the dangers some encounter while filming as part of the True/False Film Festival on Sunday, March 4 at 3:15 p.m. Central at Columbia Art League in downtown Columbia, Mo.
- Alison Klayman (Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry)
- Karim El Hakim (1/2 Revolution)
- The director of Secret Screening Red
- Josh Fox (Gasland)
- Moderated by Jason Spingarn-Koff of The New York Times
The Lee Hills chair in Free-Press Studies at the Missouri School of Journalism will sponsor the event.
If you can't make the event, check out Global Journalistís up-to-the-minute coverage of the discussion right here on March 4 at 3 p.m. CST as we post live updates below.