76 Days is a Chinese-American documentary that was released in 202. The documentary covers the real-life moments of the people suffering from COVID-19 in China. The film is directed by Hao Wu, Weixi Chen, and an anonymous third director. The documentary is set in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic and captures the real-life struggles of the Chinese people during the spread of the virus. The documentary is set in Wuhan, China.
76 Days Leaked Online Shortly After Its Premiere at Toronto International Festival
76 days had its world premiere at the 2020 Toronto International Film Festival. The documentary was officially released on September 14, 2020. The film received a lot of critical acclaims. The film had an official release in the United States on December 4, 2020, by MTV Documentary Films. The documentary was nominated at the 93rd Academy Awards in the Documentary Feature category.
76 days became the victim of piracy and was leaked by various piracy sites in India. Popular Indian piracy sites Tamilrockers, 123Movies, Filmyzilla, Filmywap, and GoMovies leaked the documentary on the piracy websites. The producers of the film did not pay any attention to the leak of the film as it was released officially on many legal platforms. The business of the film was not affected due to the online leak of the 76 days.
76 Days Official Release
The film was released at the 2020 Toronto International Film Festival on September 14, 2020. The film was released on many legal platforms and had an official release by the MTV Documentary Films. The documentary was also screened at the AFI Fest on October 16, 2020. 76 days was released at the Double Exposure Film festival on October 14, 2020. It had an official release in the United States on December 4, 2020
76 Days Critical and Audience Response
The website Rotten Tomatoes, gave 76 days an approval rating of 100%. The film was given 98 reviews and acquired an average rating of 8.10/10. On Metacritic, the film has achieved an average score of 84 out of 100. 23 critics reviewed the film and gave strong approval to the documentary.
76 Days: What is the documentary all about?
76 days is a raw, fly-on-the-wall and recounts the hospital life in Wuhan during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic. 76 Days is an engaging and potent documentary that portrays the life of the people during the initial period of COVID-19.
During the lockdown, access to hospitals was restricted to only patients, medical professionals, and reporters. A few of the hardest-hit hospitals only allowed reporters and However, strict controls were not applied to the hospitals in the entire lockdown period in Wuhan. The documentary portrays a chaotic time when there was a severe shortage of medical supplies. The film covers hospitals that welcomed media exposure as they were seeking help.