Human Flow

Directed By: Weiwei Ai

October 23, 2017 / English / 140 min

Shot in over twenty countries using iPhones, drones, and film cameras, Ai zooms in and out of our current, global refugee crisis to show both the massive scale and the personal tragedy of the suffering brought about by warfare, arms sales, ethnic conflict, repression, and border shutdowns. 

For a brief preview of this film by IC co-directors Chip Oscarson and Marc Yamada, listen to the IC podcast: “From the Booth” Fall 2019 Episode 7.

For an analysis of this film with IC directors Marc Yamada and Chip Oscarson, listen to the IC Podcast “From the Booth” Fall 2019 episode 8. 

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2019 Fall