About the Film
COMPLICIT was filmed over 3 years in Chinaʼs electronics zones Shenzhen and Guangzhou with lush cinematography, hidden camera and unique access. The film takes the audience on an 8000-mile journey to the worldʼs electronics factory floors, revealing the situations under which Chinaʼs youth population has shifted by the millions in search of a better life.
Migrant worker Yi Yeting, a benzene-poisoned worker-turned-activist. While struggling to survive his own work-induced leukemia, he brings his fight against benzene from his hospital room, where he helps other workers, to Silicon Valley and the international stage.
Against huge odds Yi directly confronts corporate and government interests, while empowering and inspiring the people around him.