Hong Kong protesters will not be forgotten!

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters will not be forgotten, an Oscar winner told millions of people around the world watching the 93rd Academy Awards ceremony on Monday morning.

A documentary on the 2019 protests, 「Do Not Split」, was nominated for best documentary short subject – but the award went to 「Colette」, which tells the story of a former French Resistance fighter who visits the Nazi concentration camp where her brother was murdered.

The director of the winning film, Anthony Giacchino, referred to Hong Kong’s protest movement in his acceptance speech…