One Child Nation [Born in China]

Born in China

Directed By: Nanfu Wang and Jialing Zhang

March 20, 2019 / Mandarin English / 88 min

China’s One Child Policy, the population control measure that made it illegal for couples to have more than one child, ended in 2015, but the process of dealing with it is only just beginning. The film explores the ripple effect of this devastating social experiment, uncovering one shocking human rights violation after another.

For a preview of One Child Nation with IC directors Marc Yamada, Marie-Laure Oscarson, and Chip Oscarson, listen to the podcast “From the Booth” 3.17 Week 11 Preview.

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2021 Fall