October 18, Al Weiwei: The Fake Case
The Folsom Film Society presents this documentary about activist Ai Weiwei and his battle against the Chinese government. The film, directed by Danish filmmaker Andreas Johnsen, chronicles Weiwei's access to secrets that find him placed in solitary confinement and, ultimately, under house arrest with police agents and cameras following his every move. What information could he have that would make authorities want to wage a lawsuit against him? Free, 1 p.m. Sunday, October 18; Folsom Public Library, 411 Stafford Street in Folsom; http://thefakecase.com.