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Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer

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Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer (Pokazatelnyy protsess: Istoriya Pussy Riot)

Directed by Mike Lerner, Maxim Pozdorovkin

  • Russia, United Kingdom 2013; 91 min
  • Original version: Russian, English
  • Genre: Documentary
    • Special Jury Prize - Sundance FF
    • Best Documentary - British Independent Film Awards

  • From the director of HOW TO ROB BANKS FOR DUMMIES presented at CPH:FORUM

Synopsis

Three young women face seven years in a Russian prison for a satirical performance in a Moscow cathedral. But who is really on trial in a case that has gripped the nation and the world beyond – three young artists or the society they live in?

Filmed over the course of six months, this film tells the incredible story of three young women: Nadia, Masha and Katia.

Production

  • ROAST BEEF TV

    Mike Lerner 

International Sales

  • GOLDCREST FILMS

    Asia Muci