A documentary on last year’s siege of PolyU received an ‘adult-only’ rating just two hours before a screening, according to distributors. Photo: Winson Wong A documentary on last year’s siege of PolyU received an ‘adult-only’ rating just two hours before a screening, according to distributors. Photo: Winson Wong
A documentary on last year’s siege of PolyU received an ‘adult-only’ rating just two hours before a screening, according to distributors. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong protest documentaries made to jump through hoops by authority ahead of screening, local film group says

  • Non-profit group Ying E Chi Cinema says they were ordered to add warnings to films, but could not indicate these were at government’s behest
  • One of the two, which covered the siege of PolyU, received an ‘adult only’ rating just two hours before it was to screen

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
A documentary on last year’s siege of PolyU received an ‘adult-only’ rating just two hours before a screening, according to distributors. Photo: Winson Wong A documentary on last year’s siege of PolyU received an ‘adult-only’ rating just two hours before a screening, according to distributors. Photo: Winson Wong
A documentary on last year’s siege of PolyU received an ‘adult-only’ rating just two hours before a screening, according to distributors. Photo: Winson Wong
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