S20 E12: People's Republic of Desire - Vote$ for Livestreamers - Clip

In this excerpt from the Independent Lens film People's Republic of Desire, despite often destitute circumstances, fans of the most famous livestreaming performers in China--like Big Li and Shen Man--spend loads of their own money to see them become number one. Dabao, a talent manager and wife of Big Li, tearfully wonders what he's done to deserve such fervent followers.
Aired: 2/25/2019 | 0:02:24
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