Complicit

A Chinese migrant factory worker poisoned by assembling smartphones, brings his fight against benzene to the international stage.

Directors

Heather White & Lynn Zhang

Country

China

Year

2017

Running Time

89 mins

Website

www.complicitfilm.org

SFGFF Film Program: 

Green Film Fest Screening - September 7, 2018

Yi Yeting, a Chinese migrant factory worker, is struggling to survive occupational leukemia and helping others poisoned by assembling smartphones. He brings his fight against benzene from his hospital room to Silicon Valley and the international stage. Against huge odds, Yi confronts corporate and government interests, while empowering and inspiring the people around him.

DISCUSSION WITH: Heather White, filmmaker. Sue Chiang (emcee), Pollution Prevention Director, Center for Environmental Health.