Watch ‘China’s Rebel City’ – no-holds-barred documentary on Hong Kong protests

Watch ‘China’s Rebel City’ – no-holds-barred documentary on Hong Kong protests

The South China Morning Post presents a comprehensive new documentary about Hong Kong’s tumultuous anti-government protests of 2019, as the city marks a year since a climactic showdown at a university campus.

The hour-long production, titled China’s Rebel City, combines the access, expertise and on-the-ground reporting of award-winning Post journalists to deliver a no-holds-barred account of the events that pushed the city to the brink and reshaped its political landscape.

The documentary, a companion piece to the book Rebel City: Hong Kong’s Year of Water and Fire , published in June, is being released in four parts.

The first instalment was released on Tuesday at 7pm on several online platforms. Viewers can access the video through the following links: scmp.comYouTubeInstagram and Facebook.

The documentary offers insights gleaned from exclusive interviews with key stakeholders to deliver an exhaustive examination of the greatest social and political upheaval the city has gone through in modern times.