China in 2 minutes a day
Top news and analysis delivered to your inbox

The documentary ‘Hooligan Sparrow’ tells of the sexual assault of six Chinese schoolgirls and the activist who fought to get justice for them

T
hough Wang Nanfu's documentary about Ye Haiyan's battle has received awards and accolades in the U.S., Taiwan and Hong Kong, it has yet to be shown in mainland China and the activist herself has been stripped of her passport and remains closely watched by the government.
10 months ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
China in 2 minutes a day
Top news and analysis delivered to your inbox