Liu Xiaobo

2010 Nobel Peace Prize laureate. Liu Xiaobo is a writer, professor, and political dissident. In 2009, Liu was sentenced to 11 years for inciting subversion because of his involvement in writing Charter 08, a petition advocating political reform in China. Liu was awarded the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize for “his long and non-violent struggle for fundamental human rights in China.” 

Critical acclaim for film about Nobel laureate

A documentary about Nobel Peace Prize-winner Liu Xiaobo has received critical acclaim after its first screening in Britain.

I Have No Enemies: Liu Xiaobo by British director Claudine Parrish includes an interview with Ai Weiwei before the artist disappeared last month.