Make This a Movie: Episode One. August 21, 2018 by Joanna Cornish I love this story — Chinese billionaires are hiring highly trained thieves to steal back Chinese art from European museums https://t.co/pzJU2X9CbS— Tomi Obaro (@TomiObaro) August 21, 2018 Strange how it keeps happening, how the greatest works of Chinese art keep getting brazenly stolen from museums around the world. Is it a conspiracy? Vengeance for treasures plundered years ago? We sent Alex W. Palmer to investigate the trail of theft and the stunning rumor: Is the Chinese government behind one of the boldest art-crime waves in history?