Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer
The MultiCultural Center will put on this feminist art film.
When: Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, 6 p.m.
Where: MultiCultural Ctr., Channel Islands Rd., UCSB, CA
Age limit: All ages
Founded in 2011 after Vladimir Putin’s third term as Russian president, feminist art collective Pussy Riot protested Putin’s union of church and state. This film reveals the real people behind the balaclavas highlighting the forces that transformed these women from playful political activists to modern-day icons; exposing the state of Russian justice in the modern era. Official selection of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival and recipient of the World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award. Mike Lerner and Maxim Pozdorovkin, 88 min., English and Russian with English Subtitles, 2013, Russia/UK.
Event posted Oct. 1, 2013
Last updated Oct. 1, 2013