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Turn It On Film Series: Plastic China

December 2, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

This film documents a plastic recycling facility in a small town dedicated to the business of processing plastic waste. The facility is operated by two families: the family of the owner and a family of employees. Eleven-year-old Yi-Jie works alongside her parents while dreaming of attending school. Kun, the facility’s ambitious foreman, hopes for a better life.Plastic China examines global consumption and culture through the eyes and hands of those who handle its refuse.


December 2, 2017
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm


Guggenheim Museum
1071 5th Ave, New York, NY
New York, New York 10128

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