'I Changed the World by Telling the Truth'
He sees himself not only as the director of the documentary "Plastic China", but a social worker who takes action: discover the problem, present the problem, resolve the problem.
'I Changed the World by Telling the Truth'By CommonWealth Magazine Video
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His first documentary prompted the Beijing government to reach into its pockets and clean up waste sites surrounding the city. His second documentary film impelled China to institute a full-scale ban on the importation of garbage, sparking a global rubbish war.
Wang Jiuliang says he is not a documentary director, but a social worker who takes action: discover the problem, present the problem, resolve the problem.
Translated from CommonWealth Magazine Video by David Toman
Produced by the CommonWealth video production team
Interviews, planning, editing / Ho Chi
Cinematography / Kao Chung-jen
Production assistant / Chung Ching-yao