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Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer

Pokazatelnyy protsess: Istoriya Pussy Riot

Russia, 2013
Documentary

Synopsis

In the winter of 2011, after a controversial election, Vladimir Putin was reinstalled as President of Russia. In response, thousands of citizens rose up to protest—including an all-female punk band, whose protest at a Moscow cathedral became a sudden flashpoint for the new Russia.

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Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer Directed by Mike Lerner, Maxim Pozdorovkin

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2013 | 2 wins including: Special Jury Award for Punk Spirit (World Cinema Documentary Competition)

British Independent Film Awards

2013 | Winner: Best Documentary

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