(2016) (Canada/Hong Kong, Switzerland, United States)
Screening Block E Grand Finale Sat Feb 24 8PM
After being crowned Miss World Canada 2015, China-born actress and human rights activist Anastasia Lin discovers that local authorities have threatened her father in an effort to silence her criticisms of the Chinese government. And when China is named host of the 2016 Miss World Finals, Anastasia must confront the possibility that she’ll be banned from competing unless she complies.
Director/Producer: Kacey Cox
Viewing the medium of documentary as a powerful tool to stimulate dialogue around social issues—Kacey’s approach is born from the belief that the most powerful stories are told through the eyes of those who have lived them.